[Samba] MS AD Tools

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Wed Jan 23 19:25:19 MST 2013

On Wed, 2013-01-23 at 18:18 -0600, Michael Ray wrote:
> Hello all, 
> I'm in the process of trying to get Samba4 up and running as AD for my
> company. It's been a bumpy, but productive road. However, one thing
> that I'd like clarification on before we go live (which hopefully
> isn't too far out), is the use of MS Administrative Tools. 
> The wiki mentioned using 'Users and Computers'. I have used that
> successfully; however there are several other things I'd like to use
> that appear to be missing functionality (e.g. 'Administrative Center'
> can't find the Active Directory Web Service, 'Users and Computers'
> can't get the Global Catalog). 
> Are these things that have yet to be implemented or perhaps have I
> botched a configuration script somewhere? 

Unless you try really hard, a successful Samba AD DC install will do
everything we can do out of the box.  Many features remain unimplemented
- we don't do web services for example. 

Andrew Bartlett

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

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