NetBios name change

Chan Min Wai dcmwai at
Tue Apr 8 22:30:05 MDT 2014

Even for AD DC also can use this setting?

Thank You.

On Wed, Apr 9, 2014 at 1:24 AM, Scott Lovenberg
<scott.lovenberg at>wrote:

> On Tue, Apr 8, 2014 at 11:44 AM, <admin at> wrote:
>> Is the "netbios aliases" directive legacy that is there for historical
>> purposes? Or is it something that comes only with samba 4?
>> It does work, so the issue is resolved. Thanks a lot!
> Yeah, it's an old setting.  The more correct way to do what you want to do
> in Samba-4 is to add a PTR record in DNS that points your alias to your
> actual server.
> --
> Peace and Blessings,
> -Scott.

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