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Re: [seul-edu] Alternatives to NIS
> NIS/NFS security stuff is one of my biggest problems introducing Linux
> to the student Lab. How far off are other alternatives? (Anyone have
> a clue how far off SMB is from being a PDC? Anyone know if there is
> project to make a central password server for macs?)
Samba can be a PDC can't it? I thought it just couldn't be a BDC.
I've had samba happily doing authentication and fileserving for the NT
workstations on my ex-employer's company network.
For Macs, see netatalk.