[Samba] NT Domain to Samba-LDAP just disabling netlogon on NT PDC?

Craig White craigwhite at azapple.com
Tue Mar 8 16:47:05 GMT 2005

On Tue, 2005-03-08 at 11:27 +0100, Paul Coray wrote:
> Hi group
> Quick question before I switch my domain from NT4 PDC to Samba-LDAP:
> Can I leave the old NT-PDC in my subnet, if I just disable it's netlogon 
> service?
> Reason: This old NT-Server has a database running which is still needed 
> after the migration to samba, but it doesn't need to have any 
> NETBIOS-NTDomain functionality after the switch, just TCP-IP.
> I know of third-party tools like UPromote, but if I can avoid them, I 
> think this is a much easier and transparent way of doing it.
won't work for password changes, new users, all changes made to domain
after the NT4 server has been 'dumbed' down since it only considers it's
own SAM


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