[Samba] PDC and BDC: how to sync profiles

Andreas Hasenack ahasenack at terra.com.br
Sat Oct 22 15:17:41 GMT 2005

Em Sex 21 Out 2005 00:57, Philip Washington escreveu:
> Andreas
> I currently have a NT4 Domain that I am trying to migrate to Samba.  I'm 
> really interested in your setup.  I currently am concerned because the 
> documentation (Samba3-Example) I have seen so far sets up a BDC that 
> points to the ldap on the PDC.  As far as I can tell that means if my 

Actually, you should point the BDC to a slave ldap, preferably on the same 
machine. That's what I'm doing anyway.
The only thing I depend on being on the PDC alone is the wins server, since 
samba can't replicate it yet. I just choose to place the wins server at the 
PDC, but it could be any other machine. But only one (no backups).

> PDC goes down my network is down.  If you could provide me with any 
> information on where to find the HOWTO or copies of your configuration 
> it would be greatly appreciated.

I followed this:

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