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Matthieu Patou mat at samba.org
Mon Dec 12 03:12:27 MST 2011

On 12/12/2011 10:55, Molo CoC wrote:
> thanks for your answer.
> that mean, the whole replication process works inside Samba4.
> i am currently learning ldap for lpic 301, an there are 15 pages which descripe how to replicate via ldap ->  samba users and setup a secondary dc controller.
> what about samba 3.5 can i still use ldap as backend there, or same as samba 4, not longer supported 'ldap'
It's two different things, samba 3.x as a NT domain controller can use 
openldap because the constraints on the schema are not the same as the 
constraints for a AD domain controller.
> and if so, what is the recommend backend type yet ?
When using samba4 as AD domain controller you have the option for using 
just the ldb backend and using the standard DRS for DC to DC replication.


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