[Samba] RHEL7/Centos7 with Samba AD

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sat Dec 15 04:45:25 UTC 2018

On Fri, 2018-12-14 at 22:24 -0500, Nico Kadel-Garcia wrote:
> > If you only want to do a pure backport (and not adjust the packages),
> > it would be safer, for the RHEL backport packages, to also turn off the
> > AD DC like RHEL does.
> The whole point of the backports for RHEL is to enable the full domain
> controller feature list. I've followed your advice, and it is
> compiling well with Heimdal enabled for both Fedora and for RHEL 7.
> Doing it the way you said, and allowing the Heimdal Kerberos to be
> used for the dc is working well in my limited testing.
> > It is great to have more diversity in package sources for RPM users,
> > and I thank you for providing them!  I just have some strong feelings
> > about unsupported code in what I hope becomes a popular package source.
> I agree with the philosophy, and had not appreciated the risk that I
> was importing from the current Fedora upstream practices.

Thank you so much, and thank you for working on this.  It will be great
to be able to point Fedora and RHEL users at another package source
with a Heimdal enabled AD 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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