Experience with migration from samba3 to samba4 and ovirt tests

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Nov 13 15:06:12 MST 2012

On Tue, 2012-11-13 at 22:59 +0100, Alejandro wrote:
> From http://theessentialexchange.com/blogs/michael/archive/2007/11/13/the-user-principle-name-and-you.aspx:
> "The user principal name is not a required attribute (that is, Active
> Directory does not require it to be set). The new user wizard in ADU&C
> makes you set it - but you can go in and delete it from the Account
> Properties page later, and when you are creating users
> programmatically (such as via scripting), it doesn't need to be
> specified at all."
> Is clear, AD don't need userPrincipalName, is ADU&C the creator of
> this attribute.
> Is possible to add a option in migration from samba3 and creation of
> user (both with samba-tool) to add this attribute?

Patches welcome (both are python, it shouldn't be difficult).

Andrew Bartlett

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