[Samba] Time Synchronization

Marc Muehlfeld mmuehlfeld at samba.org
Sun Nov 22 23:32:19 UTC 2015

Hello Marcio,

Am 23.11.2015 um 00:04 schrieb Marcio Demetrio Bacci:
> I have a primary and a secondary DC, however I found that the time of the
> secondary DC is different from the primary.

There's no primary or secondary. You have two DCs.

> Do I need to install ntpdate in the secondary DC ? If positive, how I
> configure it?


In an AD you should always ensure you have a correct time across all
members and DCs. Otherwise you wont be able to connect, if the time
difference is more than 5 mins.


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