[Samba] file share necessary?

Gémes Géza geza at kzsdabas.hu
Mon Apr 15 08:28:14 MDT 2013

2013-04-15 06:21 keltezéssel, Geoff Crompton írta:
> On 15/04/13 14:07, Marc Muehlfeld wrote:
>> Am 15.04.2013 04:23, schrieb Geoff Crompton:
>>> On
>>> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Samba_AD_DC_HOWTO#Setup_a_basic_File_Share 
>>> the instructions says
>>> For the server to be useful you, will need to update it to have at
>>> least one share
>>> What do you need a file share for the server to be useful? Isn't a
>>> domain controller 'useful' to authenticate machines and users even 
>>> if it
>>> doesn't have a file share? I would have thought that this step would be
>>> optional, like the NTP step just above it.
>> The DC need at least a sysvol and netlogon share.
>> Regards,
>> Marc
> That makes sense. If you've followed the HOWTO (as I just have) you 
> probably already have sysvol and netlogon shares. Does anyone mind if 
> I mark the 'Setup a basic File Share' as optional, and add some notes 
> that the sysvol and netlogon shares are needed for a domain 
> controller, but users should feel free to add their own if they desire?
> Cheers,
> Geoff
+1 from me


Geza Gemes

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