[Samba] MS Sharepoint 2010 configuration fails with Samba/Openldap PDC

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Wed Nov 21 14:36:40 MST 2012

On Wed, 2012-11-21 at 14:16 +0100, Andreas Krupp wrote:
> Hey Andrew!!!
> Great hint with Samba4! For the moment it works like a charm - not to mention the really great tutorials on how installing it.
> Overall, the Sharepoint 2010 installation & configuration wizard completed successfully.
> For the records, here is what I used:
> -> Domain Controller CentoOS 6.3 x64, installed "minimal"
> I did some basic stuff first: Admin user, network configuration
> Then added the samba4 system requirements: https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Samba_4/OS_Requirements
> I had to add the "bind-utils" manually to be able to use the "host" command for DNS testing, and "git" to download the samba4 package
> Then I followed the tutorial here for a fresh installation: https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Samba4/HOWTO
> I used the integrated DNS service + configured Kerberos.
> Joining the SQL Server and the Application Server to the domain worked perfectly (Windows Server 2008 R2 sp1)
> Created a service account on the samba4 domain and added it to the administrators group on both server + configured the SQL Server Services with the service account.
> And then the Sharepoint Wizard worked just fine :)
> This is by far the best samba experience I had so far!!!!

Thanks!  We are really pleased it is working out so well for you.  We
put a lot of effort into making it 'just work' with tools like provision
and the HOWTO, so it's really nice to hear such positive feedback.

Andrew Bartlett

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

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