[Samba] samba4 AD with NATted clients

Rowland Penny rowlandpenny241155 at gmail.com
Wed Jul 15 12:09:59 UTC 2015

On 15/07/15 12:40, mourik jan heupink wrote:
> Hi Reindl,
> On 7/15/2015 13:25, Reindl Harald wrote:
>> i doubt that will work because there is no broadcasting possible over 
>> NAT
> And I was under the impression that broadcasts were more or less from 
> the NT4-domain days, and that now with AD things were (perhaps 
> primarily) done using DNS..?
> MJ

Have a look here: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/978772

According to that, it is not recommended to do what you are trying, 
though this may have changed since that was written. It does also 
suggest that you need to run a DNS server inside the NAT.


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