be done manually) in the same way that users can be
NT to 2000 using the AD Migration Tool. I currently have a version of
Such a tool is planned by the looks of things. See:
for more details. In
the meantime, you could use Winbind to do the authentication on the NT
server (assuming that's going to live alongside the Linux system).
Personally, I keep all student passwords in a secure database and 'pull'
them to the servers (Linux & NT) using Perl scripts.
All the best,