[Zope] NT User Folder - No Domain support?
Wed, 20 Oct 1999 17:15:28 -0400
Hmmm. Please let me know how it works out. I've done some messing around
with the NetUserChangePassword function to validate the user against a PDC.
That works too. Whatever. I'll keep kicking around here.
From: Ian Blenke
To: 'Chris McDonough'; 'Toby Dickenson '; Ian Blenke
Cc: 'firstname.lastname@example.org '
Sent: 10/20/99 5:10 PM
Subject: RE: [Zope] NT User Folder - No Domain support?
On October 20, 1999, Chris McDonough wrote:
> Hmmm... I dont think this method is going to work. The
> win32security.LogonUser function doesn't allow you to authenticate to
> remote computer. From the docs:
> --- begin docs ---
> PyHANDLE = LogonUser( userName, domain , password , logonType ,
> Attempts to log a user on to the local computer, that is, to the
> from which LogonUser was called. You cannot use LogonUser to log on to
> remote computer.
Actually, I think Toby is right - you should be able to authenticate
a domain using this. Using a DC as the "domain" operand shouldn't work
this statement is true, but using a domain name that this local machine
belongs to should allow things to work.
We are trying to login to the local machine, only within a particular
- Ian C. Blenke <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org>