[Samba] Is it possible to lower the domain and forest functional level

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Feb 13 22:20:15 UTC 2018

On Tue, 2018-02-13 at 10:38 +0100, Christophe Borivant via samba wrote:
> Hello all,
> We have a samba 4 domain controller.
> The domain controller was at first a secondary domain controller.
> We joined it to a domain were the first controller was a windows 2003 server.
> Then we have transfer the fsmo roles to the linux controller and demote the 2003 server.
> I then ran all the ldf files from the 2008 R2 dcpromo and raised the functional levels.
> Now we need to go back to windows domain controller because we need to use sharepoint.

Out of curiosity, what breaks with sharepoint?  Have you tried with the
current release?


Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett
Authentication Developer, Samba Team         https://samba.org
Samba Development and Support, Catalyst IT   

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