[Samba] Recommended stations on a server and slave domain controller

Marc Muehlfeld mmuehlfeld at samba.org
Mon Mar 23 10:36:37 MDT 2015

Hello Sourisack,

Am 23.03.2015 um 10:46 schrieb Sourisack PHANIVONG:
> 1/ My first question is about a supposed or a recommended limitation of
> 1000 workstations on one server.
> I would like to know if this limitation is truly recommended or if an
> increase of 5000 machines is possible for one server.

Where do you have the information about a possible limitation from?

About what kind of server are we talking about here? AD DC? PDC?
File-/Print Server?

> 2/ And finally about the slave domain controller, I would like to know
> if the DC_SLAVE role is already enabled and if it's not the case, is
> that a planned feature ?

What do you mean with DC_SLAVE role? Multi-master replication between AD
DCs works for a long time.


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