[Samba] request: HOWTO for Samba4.latest AD PDC

Rowland Penny rowlandpenny241155 at gmail.com
Tue Aug 25 20:53:41 UTC 2015

On 25/08/15 21:15, Guilherme Boing wrote:
> Pretty much this https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Samba_AD_DC_HOWTO
> On Tue, Aug 25, 2015 at 4:46 PM, Jeff Dickens <jeff at seamanpaper.com> wrote:
>> I'm looking for an up-to-date howto on using Samba as an AD PDC.  I've been
>> using Samba since the days of yore, but have recently acquired the
>> resources to take another stab at implementing an AD system using Samba.
>> Perhaps it has escaped notice that the page with the link text "Official
>> HOWTO" on samba.org points to
>> https://www.samba.org/samba/docs/man/Samba-HOWTO-Collection/  which is
>> entitled "The Official Samba 3.5.x HOWTO and Reference Guide".  No, that's
>> evidently not what I'm looking for.
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Hi, yes that would be the place to start, but the first thing to learn 
is not to call it a PDC, a PDC is a very different thing. It is called 
an AD DC, apart from the FSMO roles, all DCs are the same.


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