[Samba] Samba 4 and gpo in win7

Matthieu Patou mat at samba.org
Fri Jun 3 03:54:50 MDT 2011

On 03/06/2011 12:10, L.P.H. van Belle wrote:
> Hai Mat,
> It how the naming is used...
> a domain called demo.samba4.corp and a DC inside called dc1 with IP address
>> The following will work:
>> * \\\sysvol
>> * \\dc1.demo.samba4.corp\sysvol
> Yes it does, but gain.
> in this example the domain is: samba4.corp
> the subdomain is : demo
> and the host is : dc1
No you're wrong, you can decide the demo.samba4.corp is your Active 
Domain Name, no matter if it's related to domain or a subdomain name.

If you provision samba4 with demo.samba4.corp it will be the root of 
your naming contexts.

> the domainname is not : dc1.demo.samba4.corp
> and again : your personal domain called: home.matws.net.
> no.. you domain is matws.net with subdomain home.
> People get confused if naming isn't correcty used.
Same remarks.

Matthieu Patou
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