[Samba] is samba ad dc the domain and local master browser ?

mathias dufresne infractory at gmail.com
Mon May 23 13:34:44 UTC 2016

Samba AD DC does not run nmbd and I think nmbd is responsible of netbios
browsing stuffs.

I could easily be wrong about this previous sentence but if I'm not that
means members are responsible of browsing using netbios as they are the
only ones running nmbd.

2016-05-13 1:31 GMT+02:00 niya levi <niyalevi at gmail.com>:

> hi everyone
> should my samba 4 ad dc be configured as the local and domain master
> browser
> or does this not apply to ad dc ?
> i ask because using the following command
> nmblookup -M MYNETBIOSNAME
> and got a positive name query response from a domain member not the dc,
> i disabled the domain and local browsing on the domain member
> reran the nmblookup command,
> and got a name_query failed to find name response,
> i've seen examples for samba pdc but nothing for a ad dc.
> so i'm looking for clarification on the the issue.
> shadrock
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