[Samba] Upgrading to Samba 3

John H Terpstra jht at samba.org
Tue Oct 28 18:01:15 GMT 2003

On Tue, 28 Oct 2003, M Gill wrote:

> Hello
> We would like to upgrade our Samba 2.2.7 software on Solaris 8 (Sparc)
> to version 3. We are currently using the server as a member server in a
> NT4 domain and are using winbindd and have not setup any user/group
> mappings ourselves as security is set to DOMAIN and we are using our PDC
> to provide authentication.
> We have a basic setup (as below). Can we upgrade to V3 and keep the same
> settings (smb.conf) and not have to add users to smbpasswd?

Yes. By default samba-3.0.x should work as close as possible to
samba-2.2.x default settings. Your old smb.conf should work just fine.

- John T.
John H Terpstra
Email: jht at samba.org

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