[Samba] rfc2307 deprecated in Windows 2012 R2?

Lars Hanke debian at lhanke.de
Thu Jan 29 13:24:30 MST 2015

Am 29.01.2015 um 21:12 schrieb Tim:
> But if they take it away how to set them in future?

If you need NIS, you probably have POSIX systems attached. So you can 
always set RFC2307 attributes from POSIX systems.

> Am 29. Januar 2015 19:50:22 MEZ, schrieb Andrew Bartlett <abartlet at samba.org>:
>> 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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