Samba 4 join the domain as secondary domain controller

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Thu Oct 25 15:02:12 MDT 2012

On Tue, 2012-10-23 at 11:55 +0200, steve wrote:
> On 23/10/12 06:22, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > On Mon, 2012-10-22 at 21:09 -0600, BlackPenguin ADMIN wrote:
> >
> > It really is meant to be simple, just try it out!
> >
> >
> Hi
> Would it be possible to give us the syntax for 'just try it out' ?

I was referring to the join, which is documented in the wiki. 

> I suspect it's an rsync command to get sysvol onto the other DC. Let's 
> say we have DC1 and DC2. What's the official way of getting sysvol from 
> DC1 to DC2? An official one liner is all I'm asking for.
> Will sysvol be synchronized between DC's in 4.1?

If someone does the work (which is non-trivial), then yes. 

We know this is not ideal, but at the moment I'm still tied up trying to
get the ACL situation sorted out.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 

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