[Samba] Samba 3 File Server joining Samba 4 PDC

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Jul 18 23:01:29 UTC 2017

On Tue, 2017-07-18 at 10:30 +0000, Paul Littlefield via samba wrote:
> Hello,
> Will there be any issues with joining a 3.0.36 standalone file server to a 4.1 primary domain controller for password synchronisation?

That should be fine.  Not that anybody is testing those versions, and
both are full of security holes (unless you have been manually patching
them), but in principal it should work.

For everybody's sake, do please run supported versions of Samba.

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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