[Samba] Change hostname of the main domain controller of the Active Directory

Marc Muehlfeld mmuehlfeld at samba.org
Fri Aug 22 09:57:07 MDT 2014

Am 22.08.2014 17:48, schrieb Quentin Gibeaux:
>> Use
>> # source4/scripting/bin/renamedc
>> and set the new name in your smb.conf
> It seems it only updateu CN=$NETBIOS,OU=Domain Controllers,DC=… entry,
> not its DN, but its values like samaccountname, name, and so on.
> Everywhere else it still refers to the old netbios name and it's DN
> (that has'nt changed). That's normal ?

Hm. I haven't tried this script yet. It's still on my to do list for

Andrew suggested this way in the past

Maybe I find some time next week to play with that script.


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