[Samba] rfc2307 deprecated in Windows 2012 R2?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Thu Jan 29 11:50:22 MST 2015

On Wed, 2015-01-28 at 17:22 +0100, Tim wrote:
> I got the chance to test samba 4 with windows 2012 R2 domain
> controller on its highest functional level.
> Possibly it's important to know that M$ says that the "server for NIS
> Tools" which are needed to set rfc attributes are deprecated.
> I could install them but I can't choose a NIS domain anymore in Unix
> attributes.
> Will we run into problems with samba4? Is it time for thinking about a
> new idmapping backend? I have an idea for this (based on rid module)
> but I like to know your thoughts.

Even if they take away the admin tools, the schema changes won't go
away, so don't worry.

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

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