[Samba] Raise Domain functional level to 2012_R2

Dirk Streubel dirk.streubel at posteo.de
Thu Jun 13 17:22:51 UTC 2019

Hello Andrew,

totally backup. There is an entry in the wiki. I have overlook the side
My fault, sorry :-[



Am 13.06.19 um 19:13 schrieb Dirk Streubel via samba:
> Hello Andrew,
> first let me say it was a pleasure to meet you in Göttingen at the SambaXP.
> The discussion about the "DNS" in the evening was very interesting.
> So, i have asked this question a few weeks before, maybe a entry in the
> samba wiki would help ;)
> Regards from Germany
> Dirk
> Am 13.06.19 um 18:55 schrieb Andrew Bartlett via samba:
>> On Thu, 2019-06-13 at 20:48 +0530, Anantha Raghava via samba wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> I am trying to raise the Domain functional level to 2012_R2 from 2008
>>> R2 
>>> using samba-too domain raise --domain-level=DOMAIN_LEVEL command. But
>>> I 
>>> am receiving the error "ERROR: Domain function level can't be higher 
>>> than the lowest function level of a DC!". How do we actually raise
>>> the 
>>> lowest functional level to change the functional & forest level?
>>> Samba Version is 4.10.4
>> Samba does not support functional level 2012R2 as a DC.  We know what
>> is needed, but are currently seeking the resources to take on the task.
>> The first element is to complete the upgrade of Heimdal so we can
>> support FAST, which will in turn allow development of Claims, one of
>> the major features in this functional level.
>> I hope this helps,
>> Andrew Bartlett

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