[Samba] basic question

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sat Mar 3 01:08:28 UTC 2018

On Fri, 2018-03-02 at 22:48 +0100, Samba Mailing list via samba wrote:
> hello
> i wish to install (Active Directory & Domain Controller) & 802.1x 
> Openradis
> so i could easy manage some User and a couple of Accesspoint
> i have a question about this
> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Setting_up_Samba_as_an_Active_Directory_Domain_Controller
> Provisioning Samba AD in Interactive Mode
> what does Realm mean
> and
> Domain would this be only "example.com"

realm is the example.com (DNS domain name)

domain means the Netbios domain name (eg nt4 domain name), a short name
with no dots.  

I hope this helps,

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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