[Samba] Sysvol replication and group policies
man at ulrichschneider.de
Wed Jun 12 15:32:15 MDT 2013
Has anyone a working rsync script in use for the replication of gpos
between a samba and a win domain controller?
Am 04.06.2013 11:53, schrieb Ulrich Schneider:
> Do I also need rsync, when I use samba4 as an AD DC and Win 2008 R2 as a
> backup domain controller?
> Am 30.05.13 17:31, schrieb Marc Muehlfeld:
>> Hello Ulrich,
>> Am 30.05.2013 12:35, schrieb Ulrich Schneider:
>>> As I read in the article listet at the and of this email there is no
>>> sysvol replication while joining a domain as a dc.
>>> This means to me (if im right) that there are no group policies
>>> available on the samba dc.
>>> Is this right?
>>> On the other hand if I create a new domain n a samba dc and if I set up
>>> asamba as a new dc ... group policies are available.
>>> Is this correct?
>> A Samba DC can provide GP. They are stored on the SysVol share. But
>> because SysVol replication currently isn't implemented, you have to care
>> about the replication to other DCs by yourself. Many people using rsync
>> for doing this job.
>> Depending on the way how you transfer the files between the SysVol
>> shares, you maybe have to do changes on one DC, from where they are
>> transfered to other DC.
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