[svlug] NT -> Linux/Samba/AFS migration
rsharpe at richardsharpe.com
Wed Mar 5 14:26:54 PST 2003
On Wed, 5 Mar 2003, Webb Sprague wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have an NT file server, and I would like to migrate it to a Linux file
> Here is what I want: A debian machine running SAMBA and AFS.
> Other Problems: If anyone has done a similar thing, I would like to hear about
> other possible dangers.
> Network: 1 NT fileserver, 3 Win XP clients, 3 linux machines, 3 Mac OS 9
> clients, 1 Mac OS X client.
While I can't speak to the file name issues you mentioned, you might like
to know that you can use something like pwdump2 on the NT machine to dump
the SAM in a format that you can put straight into your smbpasswd file (or
Since this gets the password hashes, your users are not forced to deal
with new passwords.
Richard Sharpe, rsharpe[at]ns.aus.com, rsharpe[at]samba.org,
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