[Samba] time sync issue

wes samba at the-wes.com
Thu Jan 15 23:52:39 GMT 2009

On Thu, Jan 15, 2009 at 3:02 PM, Michael Heydon <michaelh at jaswin.com.au>wrote:

>> Is that the only solution?
> No, you could use the admin login script or WPKG mentioned in your other
> thread, you could use psexec to run "net time" as an administrator, or you
> could fix your NTP setup.

I like the idea of fixing my NTP setup. It worked with the Windows DC, how
can I find out why it doesn't work with Samba?

 How is it that the workstations can sync time
> from the Windows AD controllers, but not samba?
Samba3 isn't an AD DC there are several things that Windows can do that
> samba can't. I believe that SBS has "net time" in the default login script,
> obviously that would run into the same problem of users not being admins. So
> I guess most people probably use NTP.

This is the same thing I'm wondering - how did it work before? I'm just
hoping someone knows the answer.

> *Michael Heydon - IT Administrator *
> michaelh at jaswin.com.au <mailto:michaelh at jaswin.com.au>


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