Samba 4 alpha whatever raise your hand

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Tue May 18 06:48:05 MDT 2010

On Tue, 2010-05-18 at 07:38 -0400, Frank Gruman wrote:
> Testing / preparing to use as a second domain controller in AD.  If
> successful enough (testing with migration to bind, dhcp, etc), might
> even make multiples and remove the aging Win 2k3 domain controller.
> Have ~30 users with ~200 workstations / servers / virtual machines (labs
> and such).
> Installation was stock install with LDB.  Vampired from existing AD.
> Would consider LDAP in the future as the schema settles unless LDB can
> support the same LDAP-style queries that AD supports in order to
> maintain 3rd party authentication mechanisms.  I've not yet tried /
> tested this last yet.

The LDB backend is the only option you can vampire to, and yes, we
should support the same LDAP-style queries that AD supports.  If we
don't, then I'll try and add them for you.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 
Samba Developer, Cisco Inc.

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