You can set it up as a member server in the domain, or have
it emulate a BDC if you'd like.
Configuring Windows 2000 WITHOUT Active Directory
by Carol Bailey, Thomas Shinder MD
Syngress Media Inc; ISBN: 1928994547
Is is a great resource for anyone who can't, can't yet,
or doesn't want to install Active directory.
From: Adell Flourry, Jr. [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Thursday, December 20, 2001 9:44 AM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Active Directory
I am setting up a Windows 2000 file server and want to use a domain in
the same namespace at the Human Ecology Building (he.msu.edu). The
domain namespace is populated with NT servers so active directory is a
no go. We do need to manage user access to this file server. Do I have
to setup a unique domain or are there other options? Will active
directory create problems with the NT servers that already exist in my
Adell Flourry, Jr.
Family and Child Ecology/Child Development Laboratories
107 Human Ecology Building
East Lansing, MI 48824-1030
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