[Samba] raising domain and forest levels

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Wed Nov 2 17:36:12 UTC 2016

On Wed, 2016-11-02 at 09:00 -0500, Bob of Donelson Trophy via samba
> I am seeing domain and forest levels for 2012R2 mentioned in the wiki
> pages. 
> Has anyone in a production environment "raised" their domain and
> forest
> levels to 2012R2 yet? 
> Am I correct that this would only apply to v4.5.0 or higher?

We don't support that functional level.  The only thing that would do
is lie to a Windows 2012 server or future Samba server, we don't have
the code for the Kerberos improvements it implies.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                       http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team  http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT          http://catalyst.net.nz/services/samba

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