[Samba] Samba 4 and gpo in win7

L.P.H. van Belle belle at bazuin.nl
Fri Jun 3 04:48:38 MDT 2011

Yes, right again..but.. 

Now your talking about Active Directory naming. 
an AD Name is not a Domain Name. 2 differtent things. 
Yes, they can have the same name, thats wat it makes confusing for some people.

Anyway we need to be clearer, ( including me ) :-), its good for the samba list. 

I think if poeple want to learn, read this: 



>-----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
>Van: mat at samba.org [mailto:samba-bounces at lists.samba.org] 
>Namens Matthieu Patou
>Verzonden: 2011-06-03 11:55
>Aan: samba at lists.samba.org
>Onderwerp: Re: [Samba] Samba 4 and gpo in win7
>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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