Win2012 support

Oliver Liebel oliver at
Wed Aug 26 22:02:17 UTC 2015

Am 26.08.2015 um 21:29 schrieb Andrew Bartlett:
> On Wed, 2015-08-26 at 15:46 +0200, Oliver Liebel wrote:
>> I fully agree with Andrew.
>>   From my point of view (and that of many customers) there are at this
>> point
>> 2 major tasks to get S4 into larger/enterprise scale:
>> - Fast (LM)DB Backend
>> - W2K12 DC compatibility
>> W2K12 DC compatibility is another very important point ro talk about.
>> i know, it's just not adding schema extensions,  but it's an
>> important
>> task to finish, to get S4 more widespread adapted by customers.
>> We should talk about that in another thread.
> The support required there is mostly in the KDC.  The primary change is
> to enable and then use FAST, a Kerberos extension, and to deny use of
> NTLM to Administrators.
> I'll dig up the effort estimate I gave someone else when I get to work,
> but the primary task was to finish the Heimdal upgrade to current
> master, and then some changes to Samba.  It will also be vital to add
> tests to ensure that when we switch to MIT, that the matching support
> there also does what we want.
> (Alternately, we could do it in the other order, depending on how
> things land)
> Andrew Bartlett
Ok, thanks for the update.

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