[Samba] Re: Changing domain name

Felipe Augusto van de Wiel felipe at paranacidade.org.br
Fri Jul 20 15:58:10 GMT 2007

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Didster wrote, On 19-07-2007 15:33:
> Hi,
> Thanks for the response.
> I did think that about getlocalsid - the clues in the name and all -
> but what got me is this from one of the offical howto's
> "Good, there is now a safe copy of the local machine SID. On a PDC/BDC
> this is the domain SID also."
> Which implies on a PDC getlocalsid will return the SID of the domain
> the PDC is PDC for?  Maybe I'm miss reading it!

	Which means that the DOMAIN SID and PDC SID are the same
if everything is correctly configured. SID is part of the process
to have the machine as a PDC for a given domain, but it is not
the only thing, you still need smb.conf parameters to tell which
one is the PDC and which ones are BDCs.

	Kind regards,
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Felipe Augusto van de Wiel <felipe at paranacidade.org.br>
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