[Samba] PDC/BDC Questions

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Fri Jan 30 07:14:36 GMT 2004

On Fri, 2004-01-30 at 15:11, Cybr0t McWhulf wrote:
> Sorry, that was a bit vague, my apologies.
> My real question is, in the event where netbios is not being
> passed between network segments  (In this particular case, a 
> WAN), where the PDC is at one site, and the BDC is at another, 
> are there any provisions for failover?  Or am I just going to 
> have to run them both as PDC's for their network segment?

You don't want inter-site netbios traffic anyway, so run each as a 'pdc'
and add local redundancy if you really think you need it.

Andrew Bartlett

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