[Samba] Have to love MS, Was: -> Re: w32time and Samba PDC Domains

Matthew Easton v-vi at trugschluss.org
Sat Nov 12 19:52:39 GMT 2005

On Nov 10, 2005, at 4:58 AM, Michael Lueck wrote:

> Michael Lueck wrote:
>> So close to working that this is annoying. Upon looking into the  
>> Windows DHCP client, one can request specific DHCP options be  
>> mapped to specific places in the registry, so I cooked up the  
>> following:
>> [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Dhcp 
>> \Parameters\Options\4] "RegLocation"="SYSTEM\\CurrentControlSet\ 
>> \Services\\W32Time\\Parameters\\NtpServer" "KeyType"=dword:00000001
> I ended up doing RegMon through a DHCP release/renew... nadda.  
> RegMon through an IPL of the computer... nadda! It would appear to  
> me that this above functionality has been disabled in Win2K SP4, or  
> who knows... The "Options" area under DHCP\Parameters never got  
> touched - my added key or any of the existing ones. Might just as  
> well come up with another solution then. Just thought I would  
> update on where this path ended.
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There is a security policy setting you must change.
You want to give "Authenticated Users" the right to adjust the time.   
Sorry I don't have a windows PC before me at the moment, so I can't  
point you to the exact item
  --control panel/administrative tools/security settings-- or  
something like it.

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