[Samba] replacing a samba pdc server.
collen at mail.hermanjordan.nl
Fri Jan 26 08:23:23 GMT 2007
Hmm, my new server is installed as BDC!,
but using RPC VAMPIRE against a samba PDC or Domain, ain't working...
guess it's going to be import/export then, that's all there is left....
Mark Rutherford wrote:
> Hmmm, you can use that, but:
> RPC VAMPIRE
> Export users, aliases and groups from remote server to local
> Can only be run an a BDC.
> Only if you are a BDC. :)
> Here is my question....
> I have to migrate a server as well.
> The current server uses smbpasswd and the new server planned I want to
> use ldapsam.
> Can I ....
> Add the new server as a BDC and 'vampire' the current PDC and then
> 'promote' the new server and shut the other one off?
> Would be cool if I could. I am exploring methods of 'how' to change
> the server, but also how to keep things intact.
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