[Samba] samba4 servers with one "master" sam.ldb

Michael Wood esiotrot at gmail.com
Sun Oct 17 14:59:36 MDT 2010

2010/10/17 Magnus Benngård <magnus.b at inputinterior.se>:
> Hi all!
> First of all i would like to say that i am not a Samba4 guru so my question
> may be "stupid". I have 2 Samba4 servers up and runnning:
> Server 1:
>  netbios name = PDC
>  workgroup = GBG
>  server role = domain controller
> Server 2:
>  netbios name = PDC
>  workgroup = MLM
>  server role = domain controller
> Here comes my question, can I in some way modify Server 2, so it fetches
> the user accounts from Server 1? I do want to keep different workgroups.
> For example, I create a user "mabe" on server 1, within some minute or so I
> would like that user to be on server 2 to, and if "mabe" changes the
> password on server 2, it should be replicated to server 1.
> Any advice plz and again sorry if my question is stupid.

I have copied my reply to samba-technical.

Of course if you had the same realm for both (and just created the
second one by vampiring from the first one) then the replication of
users would just work.  I don't know if it's possible the way you want
to do it.

Michael Wood <esiotrot at gmail.com>

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