[Samba] Samba 4 as member server

Klaus Rörig kroerig at gmail.com
Tue Aug 6 04:36:17 MDT 2013


it seems that the ntvfs module is not working on Ubuntu, I get lots of 
error messages about this.
I don't see Samba4 servers on network neighborhood, so users cannot 
browses shares but I do see Samba3 servers, so I have to get Samba3 
working with Samba4.

Or I have to build Samba4 by myself.


Am 06.08.2013 11:59, schrieb steve:
> On Tue, 2013-08-06 at 10:57 +0200, Klaus Rörig wrote:
>> OK, than I have to use the Samba 3.6 packages shipped with Ubuntu.
>> Anything special I have to care about?
> Hi, no, but as you have only a few clients, it may be simpler to use the
> dc itself as file server, especially as you have specified ntvfs. If you
> want rfc2307 from winbind though, you'll have to either build samba
> 4.0.x from source on a separate box and use smbd or use the Ubuntu 3.6
> packages, also on a separate box. If you're OK with ntvfs and you only
> have win7 clients, I'd go with the single DC/fileserver and forget about
> rfc2307.
> Steve

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