[Samba] samba4 AD DC as file server?

Gerry Reno greno at verizon.net
Mon Mar 11 18:02:23 MDT 2013

On 03/11/2013 06:34 PM, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Tue, 2013-03-12 at 01:30 +0800, d tbsky wrote:
>> hi:
>>    I want to setup a small samba4 server with AD and file server function.
>> I know that samba4 AD DC has no netbios browsing support. are there other
>> missing functions, like winbindd or something else?
> The next release will include this patch, which avoids mistakenly
> creating world-writeable files in additional file shares. 
>>   and if I install two samba4 instance, one to "/usr/local/samba"(for file
>> server), one to "/usr/local/samba-ad"(for AD DC). and give them two seprate
>> ip to bind. will it work better?
> No, it would need to be a different virtual machine (you can only have
> one winbind per machine, and the different winbind is most important
> difference between the operating modes). 
> Andrew Bartlett

Are you saying that it is not possible to use a Samba 4 AD DC as a file server?

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