Samba and WinXp-Pro
rich at ruh-bath.swest.nhs.uk
Tue May 13 10:05:22 BST 2003
Duncan Barclay <mailto:dmlb at dmlb.org> wrote:
> that's right. but from what i'ev seen on the odd web page a PDC is
> needed for XP-Pro.
Nope. XP-Pro is perfectly happy to never see a PDC.
I've got 3 XPPro machines talking to two FreeBSD/Samba machines, and no PDC
to be seen anywhere. I just match up the passwords using smbpasswd on the
encrypt_passwords = Yes
is probably the key part of smb.conf .
Rich Wood, Systems Manager, Royal United Hospital, Bath
rich at ruh-bath.swest.nhs.uk : rich at nhs.net : 01225 824493
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