[Samba] [OT?] VM or Container for an AD DC?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Sep 19 11:33:01 UTC 2017

On Tue, 2017-09-19 at 13:02 +0200, Marco Gaiarin via samba wrote:
> I'm starting to deploy my new domain in my organization, setting up the
> new domain and DCs.
> I'm following the recommendation to create the DCs as ''DC only'', eg
> with only samba and a root access for ssh.
> Having to choose between VMs and Containers (LXC), there's differences
> between them that can involve samba features/performances? Filesystem
> limitation?

There is a limitation for containers regarding xattrs as I understand
it, so you may need to go to a full DC.

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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