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Re: [PLUG] Microsoft/Active Directory

On Thu, Sep 02, 2004 at 10:45:49PM -0400, Mike Leone wrote:
> > ok, I apologize for being confused; I forgot about NDS and 
> > thought groupwise subsumed it (I just skimmed the manual, sue 
> > me). MS-AD now includes the policy stuff too. so WTF is a 
> > "forest", anyway, lol
> A forest is a collection of domain "trees", of course. :-)

To add to the misery: as far as I could figure out a Microsoft AD 
"domain" is not *necessarily* a "domain" (like "") 
but it *could* be congruent.
Aaaarrrrrgggghhhhh!  Take a well defined term and redefine it 
for their own.  Pretty much assures confusion.

#  Eric Lucas
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