[Samba] Separate DC fom file server ( was : Re: ZFS support for SAMAB4? )

me at electronico.nc me at electronico.nc
Thu Feb 13 13:55:32 MST 2014

Le 13/02/2014 14:59, Andrew Bartlett a écrit :
> ...
>>> On a AD DC you should not run file shares btw, use a member server
>>> for that ...
>> Curious question: Why do you think so?
> While the AD DC is running our full file server, and can act quite well
> as a file server, we suggest that organisations run a distinct file
> server to allow upgrades of each without disrupting the other.  We also
> suggest that many medium-sized sites will want more than one AD DC, and
> so it makes sense to have the DCs distinct to any file servers that may
> use the DCs.
> Finally, it avoids many of the issues around the winbindd internal to
> the AD DC.
> Andrew Bartlett
I'd suggest that Samba Team writes these lines on the Wiki as it is ( in 
my opinion ) a very important step that needs to be configured at Samba 
setup (and it would avoid wasting time to look for them through 
thousands of messages on Mailman list).

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