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Old 07-05-2006, 07:04 AM   #1
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Configure the unix/linux server to use windows username and password

How can I configure the unix/linux server can log into the server using windows (Active directory) username and password ? LDAP is best way or not ? could advise the setup method ? thx
Old 07-06-2006, 12:41 AM   #2
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Samba could do the Job
Old 07-06-2006, 04:12 AM   #3
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excuse me, how can i configure Samba? i've searched that on configure my computer-> configure samba, but apparently, it is not what i seek

Old 07-06-2006, 04:19 AM   #4
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in order for you to search for it you have to have it. It can be downloaded from here
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What is it you would like to achieve with Samba?


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