PDC features II [was Re: PDC acceptance criteria]
lauffer at ph-freiburg.de
Wed Oct 4 13:36:45 GMT 2000
> I am a little more prone to add PDC<->BDC
> replication with and NT DC in with this as well.
> Here is my reasoning: People who wish to
> replace NT DC's will do it one by one. This
> also handles the migration from an NT PDC to a
> Samba PDC (which is a necessary feature).
In many cases trust are very necessary, too.
Sometimes there are really big NT Domains with a lot of
workstation as member in the NT domain. Without trust,
samba couldn´t take place in the network environment.
Think about the NT admins... they´ll lose their job.
> Simply setup Samba as a BDC, grab the SAM and
> domain SID, halt the NT PDC, and promote the
> Samba BDC.
Exaclty, but I think this often would be the second step
or sometimes never will be done in some environments.
Here it is.
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