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

Marc Muehlfeld samba at marc-muehlfeld.de
Tue Apr 23 04:30:45 MDT 2013

Am 23.04.2013 06:39, schrieb Richard Sharpe:
> I assume that this works. Can anyone confirm?

My last domain join was around 4.0.1 DC and 3.6.12 member server - and
was successfull.

Am 22.04.2013 23:23, schrieb Richard Sharpe:
>> 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.

'wbinfo -g' works fine. 'wbinfo -u' and 'getent passwd' also. Only
'getent group' shows only the local users.

There's already a bug report about that


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