That troublemaker again (replace domain logons =, domain
monyo at samba.org
Mon Nov 12 16:29:08 GMT 2001
Rafal Szczesniak wrote:
>> Why not
>> simply have documentation which presents this chart? Removing
>> the "security" parameter will break all existing
>> documentation, configuration files, and third party tools.
>> Not to mention making sysadmins relearn how to configure Samba.
>Of course, such chart would be very helpful as the "transient" phase.
>Why not to support new parameter, and the two "old" ones ? One might
>then use old-style configuration and another -- the new-style. Of
>course serious warning or even an error should be indicated in case of
I vote for this one.
Changing "security" parameter immediately on the next major version is
too radical but it's something reasonable.
> > PDC BDC Standalone (also member) DMB
> > domain master = Y N N Y
> > domain logons = Y Y N N
Why don't you include "os level" and "preferred master" parameter?
On Windows implementation, "server role" affects at least these
- domain master
- preferred master
- domain logons
- os level
- local master
I think these parameters are left but their default value should be
changed "auto", depending on "server role" although can be set by
And it's reasonable that setting by hand causes a warning with
DEBUG(0,) that says " this parameter will be removed on next
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