[Samba] SID transfer to fresh DC

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Thu Jul 24 04:13:05 MDT 2014

On Wed, 2014-07-23 at 08:35 +0200, Michał Półrolniczak wrote:
> I would like to take users and theirs SIDs to new Samba 4 DC.
> Because from what I know if I create new domain with same name and IP as
> one before
> with same user names and passwords windows machines which use old domain
> accounts will create new ones accounts
> because SIDs won't match.
> Any ideas how can I do that?
> I understand that 'domain trust' will be broken when new DC with same
> Domain name will take over,
> but I think readding computer to domain is less problematic that
> converting old profiles to new on by hand on each windows station.


Andrew Bartlett                       http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team  http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT          http://catalyst.net.nz/services/samba

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