[Samba] chrony configuration for secondary samba DC

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Thu Jun 7 12:40:29 UTC 2018

On Thu, 7 Jun 2018 15:33:04 +0300
Alexei Rozenvaser <alexei.roz at gmail.com> wrote:

> Correct. But it doesn't answer my original question. How should one to
> setup NTP server at his Samba DC that doesn't hold PDC emulator FSMO
> role...

Exactly as you would set up as the PDC emulator DC, except the first
time server would be the PDC emulator DC.

> Moreover, what package is responsible, in this case, of machine time
> sync: NTP server / client or SAMBA as AD client?
> Dose samba menage time synchronization by itself or it delegates this
> task to the local NTP server?

It is a bit of both, the time server does the, well, time serving and
Samba does the signing.


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