[Samba] adjust DC name after classicupgrade

mourik jan heupink heupink at merit.unu.edu
Wed Mar 19 04:12:20 MDT 2014


Testing shows that changing the netbios name in my original smb3.conf 
seems to have the desired effect.

Is that the way to do this?


On 3/19/2014 11:03, mourik jan heupink wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm going classicupgrade our samba3 to samba4 next weekend, and suddenly
> realised something:
> I intent to keep my samba3 PDC machine called 'filehost' as a member
> server, to only serve files. However, after classicupgrade my new
> (freshly installed) DC1 will of course have the netbios name from my
> 'old' samba3 machine. ('filehost')
> Meaning I end up with two machines with the same netbios name.
> I would like the new DC to be called DC1. Can I change it's name after
> the classicupgrade, or should I do something *before* the upgrade?
> MJ

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