[Samba] Problem since upgrade to 4.5.1

John Gardeniers jgardeniers at objectmastery.com
Sun Nov 20 22:31:28 UTC 2016

Hi Rowland,

I Upgraded from Samba 4.4.2 and we have tried the FQDN without success.


On 21/11/16 08:02, Rowland Penny via samba wrote:
> On Mon, 21 Nov 2016 07:42:30 +1100
> John Gardeniers via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:
>> Hi Louis,
>> While it wasn't spelled out, it was firmly implied in my previous
>> message that this problem appeared only after the Samba upgrade.
>> Nothing else has changed that might impact RDP. There has been no
>> change to machine names, IP addresses (we use DHCP reservations) or
>> DNS entries. If a dash in the computer's name or DNS entry is behind
>> this issue then it's clearly a rather serious bug in Samba.
>> regards,
>> John
> It might help if you told us what version you upgraded from.
> I think there have been problems with windows machine now requiring the
> FQDN instead of the short hostname, so this 'may' be your problem, note
> I say 'may'.
> Rowland

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