[Samba] Samba + ldap pdc and SUS

Jason Jeremias jason at penguinsolutions.com
Wed Oct 6 19:27:03 GMT 2004

I use tqcrunas / regedit via the login script.  Here's my .reg file for 
the update

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00



Mattia wrote:

> Hi all,
> I'm here again ith a non-strictly samba related problem, but I hope 
> someone in the list has already faced and perhaps solved it...
> I've got a 60 clients network (most Windows 200 and XP) organized in a 
> domain. The pdc and bdc run on Fedora 2 + samba 3.0.7-2.FC2 + 
> openldap-2.1.29-1, and everything works fine.
> To limit the use of internet bandwidth I installed a Windows 2003 
> server acting as SUS (Software Update Services) server (for those who 
> don't know it... it's something similar to an internal Windows Update 
> server)
> The problem is I can't configure the clients to point to the new 
> server instead of the official Windows Update servers. If the domain 
> would have been Windows-based I would have done it with a group 
> policy, but I have no possibility to do it with Samba.
> I've tried to remotely modify the registry keys on the clients, but 
> with no success (the change requires also a local policy change, not 
> just a registry key change, and I don't know how to do it remotely).
> Has anyone of you guys ever tried a setup like this?
> Sorry if I'm a little bit OT...
> Thanks!
> Bye... Mattia

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