[Samba] Transferring PDC responsibility without LDAP

Gaiseric Vandal gaiseric.vandal at gmail.com
Fri Jun 18 07:31:21 MDT 2010

You can override the machine name in smb.conf.

So even tho the DNS name and IP address of the new machine is different 
than the old machine, the Windows/Samba name of the new machines would 
be that of the old machine.

But I haven't tried this myself.

On 06/18/2010 08:06 AM, Michael Deutschmann wrote:
> On Tue, 15 Jun 2010, Gaiseric Vandal wrote:
>> Is the new machine going to have the same IP address and machine name?  I
>> [...]
> I'm aware of that possibility, and in some sense I've done that in the
> past.  But for this particular hop, I'd prefer to keep the IP and hostname
> of the relief machine as it is.
> ---- Michael Deutschmann<michael at talamasca.ocis.net>

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