[Samba] Windows 10 administrative templates /central store with Samba
ole.traupe at tu-berlin.de
Thu Jan 21 15:38:21 UTC 2016
On 21.01.2016 15:51, James wrote:
> On 1/21/2016 9:39 AM, Ole Traupe wrote:
>> Hi list,
>> This might or might not be a Samba related post. Feel free to ignore
>> it in case it is too far off-topic
>> My current understanding is that ...
>> a) I need those new templates in order to fully integrate Win10
>> clients in an AD domain (i.e. with compatible policies).
>> b) I can only modify policies based on Win10 admx files from Win10
>> machines (i.e. with the RSAT tools for Win10).
>> Are there any Samba-related implications or issues on doing that,
>> particularly if I follow the MS advice to store those admx files in a
>> central store in the SYSVOL (\PolicyDefinitions) folder?
>> Also, are there any implications for existing domains with e.g. Win7
>> clients? Is it advised to keep Win7 and Win10 in separate containers?
>> I remember that somebody here reported issues with his/her existing
>> Samba domain after having used the RSAT tools for Win10. But I am not
>> able to find this post again. Does somebody remember or is able to
>> tell how to avoid such (or other) trouble?
>> Also, Viktor Trojanovic and Robert Watson reported the same error
>> message on administering a domain from Win10 with RSAT in the midst
>> of November. Have you been able to understand/solve it?
>> "Group Policy Management: A processing error occured collecting data
>> using this base domain controller. Please change the base domain
>> controller and try again."
> I can speak to one of your questions.
> "Are there any Samba-related implications or issues on doing that,
> particularly if I follow the MS advice to store those admx files in a
> central store in the SYSVOL (\PolicyDefinitions) folder?"
> I use a central store for my Windows 7 clients. I have not experienced
> any issues with doing so.
Thanks, James, sounds good. I take it you have no experience in adding
Win10 templates to such a pre-existing store?
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