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Old 09-30-2003, 02:22 PM   #1
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Question Linux connecting to Windows Server?


How would I connect my Mandrake 9.1 box to a Windows Server and Windows Domain? How could I log into the windows server domain?
Any instructions on this or utils?

Mike
 
Old 09-30-2003, 02:54 PM   #2
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You need to look into using samba.

Lot's of thread here about samba.
 
Old 09-30-2003, 02:56 PM   #3
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Actually, I've been looking at using "smbpasswd" but I think I have to use some steps before this?
 
Old 09-30-2003, 05:06 PM   #4
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lol there is no linux solution like a login prompt etc.. if thats what you need.
 
Old 10-14-2003, 09:19 AM   #5
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Yes I know there is no login prompt.
I guess I will wait for a solid release of Samba 3.0.
It seems to be able to get the job done. Active Directory and all.
 
  


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