[Samba] Samba 4 analyse

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Jun 5 07:08:56 MDT 2012

On Tue, 2012-06-05 at 09:48 +0200, Stéphane PURNELLE wrote:
> But I don't want to separate DC and file server.
> And I don't want to redefine my ACL's (I use xfs filesystem).
> I have more than 500 Go and many many ACL entries
> My interest in samba 4 is GPO and AD protocol nothing else.
> is samba 4 have unix layer in her internal ldap database which can I use 
> with s3fs (read from samba wiki) ?

Clearly I misread your message.  

Yes, you can upgrade from Samba3 (nss_ldap + pdb_ldap) to Samba4.  The
user and group IDs will be preserved in the local idmap.  File system
ACLs will still be honoured, now that we use s3fs by default. 

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org

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