[Samba] Verification on different issues

Tim lists at kiuni.de
Thu Jan 15 13:01:57 MST 2015

Thank you, Marc.

Am 15. Januar 2015 20:54:03 MEZ, schrieb Marc Muehlfeld <mmuehlfeld at samba.org>:
>Hello Tim,
>Am 15.01.2015 um 20:33 schrieb Tim:
>> I'd like to know if the following issues happen to you too.
>> 1. Sysvol permissions
>> After I edited a GPO with a user which is member of domain Admins,
>sysvolcheck runs on an error due to security settings of thisvedited
>GPO. Running sysvolreset makes it all for he again
>What version of Samba are you running?
>I have 4.1.12 in production at work and have no problems when I edit
>GPOs. But sysvolcheck doesn't work for a while

I am using sernet packages and it is samba 4.1.14.
As I have said: After running sysvolreset, sysvolcheck is fine again after editing gpos.

>> 2. GPO password policy
>> We have a policy that defines a password change interval of 32 days.
>On our clients (windows 7) these settings can be found in the local
>security policy and also when you enter "net accounts" in cmd. But when
>you enter "net user <username> /domain" in cmd, the user has an
>interval of 42 days.
>How did you set the policy? Via GPO doesn't work
>You can only set it via samba-tool. This settings will work and take
>effect. But I haven't checked if I can see the number of days

I imported the gpos of our old windows 2003 domain and linked them as they were linked.
So I need to have a look at the FAQ.

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