[Samba] samba 3.60 vs Windows 7 and a PDC replacement
mueller at tropenklinik.de
Thu Oct 13 01:39:07 MDT 2011
With samba4 you need no hack in any case. You just need the ads tools from
EDV Daniel Müller
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Von: samba-bounces at lists.samba.org [mailto:samba-bounces at lists.samba.org] Im
Auftrag von Michael da Silva Pereira
Gesendet: Donnerstag, 13. Oktober 2011 06:55
An: samba at lists.samba.org
Betreff: Re: [Samba] samba 3.60 vs Windows 7 and a PDC replacement
So if I tried samba 4, you saying my chances of getting this to work are
Will the regedit hack be required in samba4?
Michael da Silva Pereira
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On 13 October 2011 06:45, Jorell <JorellF at fastmail.net> wrote:
> All Samba 3.x are NT-Style Domains (requires NetBIOS) and Samba 4 is
> Directory Services (ADS) (requires DNS).
> Samba 3.x cannot also be a domain controller with windows servers, however
> Samba4 can also be a domain controller with windows servers.
> Chances are your Windows Server is Active Directory Services.
> here is some light reading:
> On 10/12/2011 6:52 PM, Lumeng Lim wrote:
>> I have the same problem.
>> we tried with samba 3.4 and win7 just can't be joined to samba pdc and
>> winxp isnt loading the domain user properly.
>> tried the registry hack with no avail too
>> -------- Original Message --------
>> *Subject: *[Samba] samba 3.60 vs Windows 7 and a PDC replacement
>> *From: *Michael da Silva Pereira <michael at tradepage.co.za>
>> *To: *samba at lists.samba.org
>> *Date: *Thu Oct 13 03:28:33 2011
>>> I am scratching my hair a bit with a situation to replace a Windows
>>> SBS with
>>> something more usable and less rubbish :)
>>> I have 2 basic queries:
>>> 1.) With samba 3.60 do I still need to the registry hack on windows 7 to
>>> join the domain?
>>> 2.) Could I simple kill the SBS box, and advertise my smb as the
>>> domain. (Obviously creating the same users, and possibly manually
>>> adding all
>>> the computers to the domain).
>>> It's a very big network and going to a few hundred machines doing a reg
>>> hack, and then joining a domain and copying profiles is just not an
>>> at this stage :(
>>> Any advice would be much appreciated.
>>> Kind Regards,
>>> Michael da Silva Pereira
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