[Samba] Deploying apps via policy

mjoyner@ewc.edu mjoyner at vbservices.net
Sat Jul 18 11:22:04 MDT 2009

I understand that if you use the Novell Directory + Samba combination
that somehow you can also do alot of AD style stuff.

Mister Olli wrote:
> Hi,
> If you use samba4 you can replace microsoft AD DC controller with samba.
> I've done this on a FreeBSD machine for a small company (around 5
> people) and it works quite well. I currently have some problems getting
> roaming profiles to work (and no time for it ;-)).
> After setup you need a windows machine for domain administration on
> which you install windows 2003 admin pack (not sure if this is the
> correct name). you can then administer your domain as you're used to...
> from what I've read multi master replication with openldap should be
> possible. never tried. but from my (current limited) knowledge you can
> even setup more than one DC for your active directory...
> by time I will play a little more with this features and setup some blog
> to document all that stuff..
> Regards,
> ---
> Mr. Olli
> On Fri, 2009-07-17 at 15:37 -0300, Norberto Bensa wrote:
>> On Fri, Jul 17, 2009 at 8:35 AM, Mister Olli<mister.olli at googlemail.com> wrote:
>>> It's a guide on how to install fonts using WinInstall. This one creates
>>> a MSI package that you can install via GPO.
>> GPO? With Samba? I'm interested. What version are you using?

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