[Samba] Acronyms: what is PDC and BDC?

L.P.H. van Belle belle at bazuin.nl
Mon Mar 3 04:55:54 MST 2014

PDC = Primary Domain Controller
BDC = Backup Domain Controller
both are NT4 style. 

DC = Domain controller
in the "AD style" we dont have PDC of BDC. 
Just DC ( or AD DC ) 

the First DC had all FSMO roles. 




>-----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
>Van: steve at steve-ss.com [mailto:samba-bounces at lists.samba.org] 
>Namens steve
>Verzonden: maandag 3 maart 2014 12:53
>Aan: samba
>Onderwerp: [Samba] Acronyms: what is PDC and BDC?
>I have to translate and explain.
>On this list, is, PDC: the DC with _all_ the fsmo's?
> Yes/No/Depends is fine.
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