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Re: LDAP authentication from Windows (newbie questions)
Here at Azusa Pacific University we have had much success with the
On Wed, 28 Nov 2001, Tarjei Huse wrote:
> Instead of doing windows->nis, create a samba PDC using samba-tng or normal
> samba with ldap.
> That's a better Idea.
> Afshin Behnia wrote:
> > Hello,
> > I've been looking at replacing our Windows NT Domain Controllers with NIS on
> > Linux and installing NISGina on our Windows clients so that they can
> > authenticate against NIS, when a friend suggested I take a look at OpenLDAP
> > as an alternative to NIS. After going through the documentations, FAQs, and
> > searches on Google, I have not come across any way that a Windows NT or 2000
> > machine can authenticate against an LDAP server - I'm sure I'm missing it
> > somehow. Is this possible in a manner similar to NISGina?
> > Info on NISGina can be found at:
> > http://www.linuxworld.com/linuxworld/lw-1999-11/lw-11-integration_p.html
> > http://www.dcs.qmul.ac.uk/~williams/
> > Thanks in advance,
> > Afshin Behnia