[Samba] How does Samba find a domain controller?

Gautier, B (Bob) Bob.Gautier at rabobank.com
Fri May 5 14:12:52 GMT 2006


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Gerald (Jerry) Carter [mailto:jerry at samba.org] 
> Sent: 05 May 2006 14:53
> To: Gautier, B (Bob)
> Cc: samba at lists.samba.org
> Subject: Re: [Samba] How does Samba find a domain controller?
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> Gautier, B (Bob) wrote:
> >> I might mean Site name stuff -- my understanding of exactly how 
> >> Windows does it is hazy.  I've got enough detail for my 
> purposes now, 
> >> and knowing that Samba once *did* do address-based choice, has 
> >> stopped, and presumably won't ever do it again is useful.
> The original network heuristic was based on network 
> addresses.  It was either an all or none match.


Bob G

> cheers, jerry
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