[Samba] Linux Servers in an AD Domain with Multiple Windows Domain Controllers

Marc Muehlfeld samba at marc-muehlfeld.de
Sat May 25 16:31:23 MDT 2013

Hello Eric,

Am 25.05.2013 18:29, schrieb Robinson, Eric:
> We have three Windows domain controllers in our AD domain. They are
 > DC01, DC02, and DC03. We have Linux (RHEL5 and 6) servers in the
 > domain as well. The Linux servers are working fine with AD. However,
 > they are currently configured in krb.conf and krb5.conf to use only
 > DC01 for AD domain controller. if DC01 is down, Linux servers cannot
 > authenticate. How do we configure the Linux servers to use multiple
 > domain controllers for AD, so if DC01 is down everything continues
 > to work on the Linux side?

I saw, that you asked that question already 1.5 years ago on this list:

Didn't the two suggestions from Marcel and Andrew work? If not, what 
were the problems with them? Then maybe we find a way to get it work.


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