[Samba] samba as a time server (newby question): time not updated

Thomas Heiligenmann thomas at heiligenmann.de
Wed Jun 21 11:41:37 GMT 2006

Ivan Teliatnikov schrieb:
> On Tue, 2006-06-20 at 08:21 -0500, Adam Williams wrote:
>>Sorry I haven't followed the thread, but if you use netlogon script, you 
>>can put in it
>>net time \\server /set /yes
> I do use netlogon and the line is in the script. It starts working ONLY
> if the use who logs in has escalated (PowerUser or Admin) privileges on
> the machine, this is not possible because we use DOMAIN authentication.
> I still cannot understand why it does not work? Do you I need to change
> permissions on each client to allow non-admin users to change time?

IIRC yes - you have to add 'SeSystemTimePrivilege' to the users. Under 
nt40 it's accessible under UserManager, there's also a command line tool 
named ntrights.exe, or you could try Samba's rpcclient...


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