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Old 06-14-2003, 06:02 PM   #1
ikw38
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Authinicating Windows Users through Linux


OK I have manged so far to get Samba running. While I can get in to Windows shares just yet- I have decided to hold off and try somehting different.

Now that Samba runs I want to have everyone log on to the new Linux network using PW authinication.

I know how to do this in W2K server blind folded. But Linux is a new challenge for me.
If I could get this working then I could implement it and some additional security measures at work.

If you can please point me in the right direction. WHile I have both Swat and Webmin on the box it is not real clear in making
use of it for authinacation. Some examples would be greatly apreicated.

THxs
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Old 06-14-2003, 09:19 PM   #2
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If I understand you correctly, you want to use Samba as a primary domain controller (PDC).

Here are the standard tutorials.

http://www-1.ibm.com/servers/esdd/tu...mba/index.html


http://networking.earthweb.com/netos...le.php/1144701

http://networking.earthweb.com/netos...le.php/1151091


Let me know if you something doesn't work. Remember to include

domain logons = yes

in your smb.conf file.
 
  


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