[Samba] Transferring FSMO Roles to Server 2008 R2 DC
rpenny at samba.org
Wed Oct 19 06:51:19 UTC 2016
On Wed, 19 Oct 2016 07:38:03 +0200
Marc Muehlfeld <mmuehlfeld at samba.org> wrote:
> Am 18.10.2016 um 23:00 schrieb Rowland Penny via samba:
> >>> 3. RE: FSMO Roles section: This section references Transferring
> >>> and seizing FSMO_Roles wiki article, which points to
> >>> https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/324801 to do
> >>> this the MS way.
> >>> This only addresses the first 5 roles shown in samba-tool
> >>> fsmo show. In order to move DomainDnsZonesMasterRole
> >>> and ForestDnsZonesMasterRole, the following steps are necessary:
> >>> ...
> >> Isn't this something users find in Windows documentation? This is
> >> not something special caused by Samba.
> > As I said, this is something you can do on a Samba DC. but not on a
> > windows DC.
> How do Windows admins transfer the two extra roles? Or are they
> automatically transferred with one of the other ways?
They seem to resort to writing their own scripts or using one of the
number of scripts you can find on the internet.
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