[Samba] Wiki news: Build Samba, Join DCs
rowlandpenny241155 at gmail.com
Tue Sep 29 17:23:59 UTC 2015
On 29/09/15 18:09, Steve Ankeny wrote:
> On 09/27/2015 05:48 AM, Marc Muehlfeld wrote:
>> during the last week I finished two documentation:
>> * https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Build_Samba_from_source
>> This page wasn't more than just a "configure/make/make install"
>> before. I hope it's now a good guide with some background
>> Major rewrite with more information, etc.
>> Thanks to Rowland for proofreading.
>> + some minor edits here and there. :-)
> Thanks so much for these documentations, as they've helped me
> troubleshoot my Samba AD DC
> I have some questions regarding,
> (1) I'm using Samba AD DC only, not Microsoft Active Directory
> (2) I'm configuring a second DC
> (3) Kerberos was not working properly on my first DC but now is
> (4) And, DNS/Kerberos is working properly on my second DC
> (5) As I understand it, the Samba AD DC packages are to be installed
> BEFORE the join
Yes, you need to have Samba packages, capable of being setup as a DC,
installed before you attempt to join a computer as a secondary DC
> (6) However, I am unclear whether I am to provision my second DC
> before the join
You only provision the first DC.
> (7) Or, does the join finish the provision for me?
> Note to Rowland -- Because Kerberos was not working properly on my
> first/original DC, could that be the problem with OpenChange shutting
> down my Samba AD DC? You're aware of my struggle in that regard.
Could be, but then again it could have been anything. I think I have
probably said this before, but in my opinion, OpenChange will go nowhere
until it doesn't care what version of Samba 4 is installed i.e. it is a
fully self contained package.
> thx so much
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