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Re: unable to autologin to 2003
On Fri, Jun 27, 2003 at 06:26:54AM -0400, Pierre A. Humblet wrote:
> There is evidence that password-less logins (as well as exim) fail
> on Windows 2003 because the SYSTEM account is lacking the CreateToken
> privilege and can't setuid(). I don't know if/how that privilege can be
> added, can you investigate?
Depending on the state of the machine (domain controller or not) it's
done in the "Domain Controller Security Policy" or in the "Local
Security Policy" MMC snap-in. There's a sub group of settings called
"User Rights Assignment". It lists all privileges and the users
having them. Try adding SYSTEM to the (probably empty) list of users
having the "Create a token object" privilege and reboot the system.
If it still lives, check if the above helps.
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