[Samba] Best Way to install a Samba4 DC with Samba3 Memberserver

Hauke Homburg hhomburg at w3-creative.de
Fri May 23 08:11:13 MDT 2014

Am 23.05.2014 14:10, schrieb Marc Muehlfeld:
> Hello Hauke,
> Am 23.05.2014 13:09, schrieb Hauke Homburg:
>> Ich want wo install a SAMBA4 DC with an SAMBA 3 Memberserver.
>> Ich want to install the Linux with Debian Whezzy and the SAMBA 4
>> Packages from Sernet.
>> I think i have the Choice to install the SAMBA 3 Server with the Debian
>> Packages oder with the Sernet Packages. What is the best Way to do this?
> What exactly do you mean? How to install the packages? Or configure the
> Member Server in general?
> Why do you want to install the Member Server with the old version 3x?
> Samba 4.1 is maintained and contains many improvements.
> Samba 3.6 will be discontinued soon (when 4.2 will be released). At
> least then you have to move to 4x or you have a vendor that continues to
> provide you bug and security fixes.
> Regards,
> Marc
Hello Marc,

Thanks for your Answer.

I thought it is better to in install a Memberserver like a Fileserver 
with SAMBA 3 because i wasn't sure to use a SAMBA 4 Installation for 
Fileservices, too.
My actual Knowlede is that SAMBA 4 is primally for the AD Services. The 
File Service is in the SAMBA 3 Code in Package.
I didn't know that SAMBA should be discontinued with SAMBA 4.2.

So i think it is the best Way to install both, DC and Memberserver, with 

What is the State of the Nested Group Support in the File Services of 
SAMBA 4? I want to use AGDLP for Rightsmanagement.
Till this day ich installed the "old" SAMBA 4 iso Image from Sernet and 
the UCS Server 3.0. In the face off it the nested group support was not 



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