[Samba] File server and AD

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Sep 21 17:06:34 UTC 2016

On Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:33:43 -0300
Elias Pereira via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> Hello guys,
> I will migrate our nt4-style to AD. Today we have a samba with
> openldap as backend. I'll get this openldap server and use to classic
> upgrade. I guess is the best way, right?

It is probably the only way, but I would read this before you start:


> And the samba server I'll use as a file server.
 Do you mean you will be using the DC as a fileserver ?

> My question. As the old samba has everything (files, permissions,
> etc) of the users, when I join this server as member of the AD, the
> users will be able to access your own share and files?

Provided everything goes corrrectly, then yes.


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