[Samba] Problem joining an AD

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Sat Mar 26 13:18:34 UTC 2016

On 26/03/16 13:06, Luca Bertoncello wrote:
> Rowland penny <rpenny at samba.org> schrieb:
>> Hmm, not what I thought, but if that is the case, two more questions:
>> Why are you using the depreciated ntvfs ?
> So I found in an HowTo (I don't have the address anymore...)

Please don't use 'ntvfs', use the '--use-rfc2307' option instead.

>> If you joined as a DC, why do you have this in smb.conf: server role =
> What have I to use?

This depends on what you what the machine to do. If you want it to be a 
second DC, leave the 'server role' line that the join creates. If you 
want a domain member, then do not provision it.

Can I suggest you have a look here: 


> Thanks
> Luca Bertoncello
> (lucabert at lucabert.de)

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