[Samba] Multinetwork environment without WINS server

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sat Dec 25 19:48:55 MST 2010

On Wed, 2010-12-22 at 22:58 +0200, Alex Domoradov wrote:
> Is there any way to use samba as pdc in multinetwork environment without
> WINS server? In this case (without wins), how will computers find pdc?

The way i did this was to run one PDC on each network, all using
replicas of the same OpenLDAP tree.  Samba3 isn't bound by the 'one PDC'
requirement, except within a NetBIOS scope.

Otherwise, as has been suggested, you can run Samba4 as an AD domain

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Cisco Inc.

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