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Old 06-20-2004, 04:33 AM   #1
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Winbind + Bash + Login

I've managed to get Samba, Winbind & W2K3 Server working together.
I'm able to login at my linux box using DOMAIN+username.
Is it possible to drop the 'DOMAIN+' part ? So linux adds automaticly a default (preset by myself) domain prefix to the username ?

So users won't have to type the whole DOMAIN+username part anymore, but just the 'username' ?

Is this also possible for FTP access ? (vsftpd)


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Old 06-21-2004, 05:19 PM   #2
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At what point are users being prompted for their names? Are they logging into the Win2k3 domain. I am using group policy, folder redirection to route users "my documents" folders to shares on my samba server. I am also routing their department folders to this server. The only time they log in is at windows logon. I guess FTP would be a different story though, haven't treaded that path yet.


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