Samba 4 current release - Sites Support
mark.walker at mobilefun.co.uk
Wed Oct 2 03:27:17 MDT 2013
Thanks for clarifying that Andrew.
Its only a simple two site setup so im only attempting to ensure clients
wont be tempted to cross the site to site vpn without good reason. Im sure
the DCs themselves will end up supporting it in the future but it should
work for us!
Keep up the great work on Samba :)
On 1 October 2013 19:37, Andrew Bartlett <abartlet at samba.org> wrote:
> On Tue, 2013-10-01 at 16:10 +0100, Mark Walker wrote:
> > Hi Guys,
> > Great to see Samba 4 really coming into its own.
> > Is it likely AD Sites support will be working in Samba4 to allow
> > subnets to query a specific domain controller?
> > http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc782048(v=ws.10).aspx
> > The RSAT tool seems to load for it but no idea if samba supports it
> > internally.
> Yes, my understanding is that as far as clients are concerned, sites
> works. That is, clients will contact their local site first.
> However, the DCs don't use it, and replication is still a dense mesh, as
> I understand it.
> Andrew Bartlett
> Andrew Bartlett http://samba.org/~abartlet/
> Authentication Developer, Samba Team http://samba.org
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