[Samba] Migration to Samba 4

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sat Nov 15 00:53:15 MST 2014

On Tue, 2014-10-28 at 21:24 -0200, Martinx - ジェームズ wrote:
> Hi!
> In fact, at your new Samba4 AD DC, if you disable NetBIOS, then, it
> will not conflict with old NT-Like Domain (which have NetBIOS).
> So, the only way to join your new Samba 4 AD DC domain is by
> configuring the DNS, otherwise, it will stay there, quiet...
> Am I right?!

Not really, and I don't recommend it. 

> BTW, I did more or less something like this here in my company, the
> only difference was that I was migrating "MYDOM" from W2k8R2 (with
> NetBIOS) to Samba4 (without NetBIOS).
> Also, I did not copied the SID from old MYDOM, to new MYDOM, in fact,
> they are different.

If you didn't keep the same name or SID, it isn't an upgrade.

Andrew Bartlett

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

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