8.0 Primary Domain Controllers on NetWare

The Primary Domain Controller on NetWare® functionality provides the capability to make a Novell® CIFS server a Windows NT 4 style Primary Domain Controller (PDC) in a network running the Microsoft CIFS protocol. While acting as a PDC, a Novell CIFS server will replace and become the Primary Domain Controller in a CIFS network. There are three main advantages of this new feature:

Although much of Microsoft PDC functionality is available with the PDC on NetWare feature, some functionality is not. The following list provides information on functionality not included.