[Samba] Multi ADS Auth servers in 1 smb.conf

Andrew Morgan morgan at orst.edu
Tue Feb 6 20:27:35 GMT 2007

On Tue, 6 Feb 2007, James McLaughlin wrote:

> Hello All:
> I would love to RTFM on multiple ADS servers being configured for ADS
> sercurity, but I can't find anything.
> Specifically:  I have 2 ADS servers at 1 site.
> I have 4 SAMBA file servers at said site.
> If ADS server 1 goes down --  It will not cascade to ADS Server 2.  How
> can I set that up?
> I have seen when using "security = server" multiple server names listed,
> but have not seen anything regarding ADS and this.
> I am planning on testing this either this weekend or sometime in the
> evenings, but thought maybe the list would know....
> ...The list always knows....

With "security = domain" we use "password server = *", which seems to work 
fine when 1 of our 2 domain controllers is down.


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