Has anyone joined a Samba 3.6.x server to a Samba 4.0.x domain controller?

Richard Sharpe realrichardsharpe at gmail.com
Mon Apr 22 22:39:46 MDT 2013

On Mon, Apr 22, 2013 at 9:22 PM, Andrew Walters
<aw-sambalists at silverstream.net.nz> wrote:
> I have 2x "Franky inspired" deployments that were set up when Samba4's filesharing was
> a bit lacking back around alpha14 which are still configured like that.


> The joins were set up when Samba3 was at 3.5 for Centos (and RHEL), which since went up to 3.6.
> One problem though is that group enumeration (by way of getent group) only works for the
> first 10 or so seconds that winbind is alive, and then only once. (I use this for my user
> provisioning scripts which are currently broken as a result, I plan to have them trawl wbinfo
> output for the info they need).

OK. Thanks for that. I wonder if it is fixed. I guess I need to test it.

Richard Sharpe

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