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    Ubuntu On Windows Domain

    Hello

    I havenít looked into this much yet. You know you can add Macs to a Windows Domain through a MAC Server then use the MAC Server to lockdown the settings. Is this possible to do the same in Ubuntu and lockdown the settings in Ubuntu Server or is it something different? Is it possible at all?

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    Re: Ubuntu On Windows Domain

    You can add Ubuntu using samba. My workstation I am on now is Ubuntu connected to the domain. The experience isnt as seamless as using my windows workstation though and takes a bit of faffing.

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    Re: Ubuntu On Windows Domain

    can you lock the settings down?

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    Re: Ubuntu On Windows Domain

    Quote Originally Posted by FN-Greatermanchester
    can you lock the settings down?
    Not in the way you are after unfortunately.

    However, you need to remember that it is much more difficult to compromise a Linux station than a Windows one so less needs to be locked down to begin with.

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    Re: Ubuntu On Windows Domain

    i supose

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    Re: Ubuntu On Windows Domain

    Err what? you can lock down KDE quite happily.

    http://jriddell.org/programs/kiosk-article.html

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