[Samba] Samba 3 PDC to WS2012 AD migration
bednar at pccomp.eu
Thu Oct 9 08:34:11 MDT 2014
I watched samba instructional videos at
https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Samba4/videos , in the last video, the
guy joining the WS2008R2 server to the Samba domain unchecks DNS
replication because he can leave it on Samba machine.
I need to transfer also the DNS server so I can demote the samba pdc
from being a controller and make it just a domain member. Is there a way
to do it?
Linux: Centos 6.5, Samba 4.1.12-9, bind 9.8.2-0.23.rc1
Windows: WS 2008 R2 SP1
Dne Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:45:31 +0200 Marc Muehlfeld
<mmuehlfeld at samba.org> napsal(a):
> Hello Vladimír,
> Am 18.09.2014 um 14:56 schrieb Vladimír Bednář:
>> I have quite a difficult task to solve.
>> I need to migrate from Samba 3 to WS2012 AD. I know the steps are Samba
>> 3 to Samba 4 to WS2008 to WS2012R2.
>> I managed to upgrade Samba 3 PDC to Samba 4 AD, but I am not able to
>> move roles to WS 2008 as I have some DNS related problems.
> Then we should try to solve them. But you need to give more information
> about your environment, error messages, etc.
>> Is there any howto regarding Samba 4, DNS and Active Directory? Better,
>> I would appreciate some lines describing the whole process of migration
>> or someone who has already done this.
> Have you seen
> There you find documentation about joining a DC, DNS, FSMO, etc. But as
> soon as you leave the Samba environment (2008->2012 migration), you
> should better consult the MS documentation. :-)
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