[Samba] old dc still mentioned as msSFU30MasterServerName

Rowland Penny rowlandpenny at googlemail.com
Mon Sep 22 02:46:04 MDT 2014

On 22/09/14 08:42, mourik jan heupink - merit wrote:
> Hi Rowland,
>> Hi, firstly 'msSFU30MasterServerName' contains the name of the Master
>>  NIS Server for the map's in AD, so yes, if you no longer have a DC
>> called 'DC1' then you can and should change the contents of the
>> 'msSFU30MasterServerName' to contain the name of the new DC.
> And if I have multiple DC's, can I just choose one randomly, or does it
> for example need to own a specific role, or simply just *any* DC?
> MJ

Hi Mourik, it is all in the name 'Master NIS Server', the NIS server 
doesn't even have to be a windows server!

NIS is a unix thing and really has nothing to with windows, so yes, in 
my opinion you can use any DC.


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