[Samba] CTDB and PDC Role

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Tue Nov 2 03:14:13 MDT 2010

On Tue, Nov 02, 2010 at 09:13:59AM +0100, Daniel Müller wrote:
> As far as I tried a pdc/bdc with ladp backend (Master/Slave). I always need
> to point from both pdc and bdc to one wins.
> So my pdc is exactly the wins and the bdc points to wins server=pdc. So if
> the pdc fails there is no wins anymore. And in my case more than half of the
> users could not authenticate anymore. So I never succeeded to have a 100%
> failover.
> If this have changed I would be happy to know.

Well, there's the samba4wins (google for it) project that
gives you a replicating wins server. Why are you not using


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