[Samba] Migrating Samba NT4 Domain to Samba AD
rpenny at samba.org
Thu Sep 12 20:17:34 UTC 2019
On 12/09/2019 20:37, Bartłomiej Solarz-Niesłuchowski via samba-technical
> Dear List,
Sorry but this is the wrong list, it should have been the samba mailing
list, not samba-technical, I have cc'ed the samba list, please reply there.
> I need to migrate my Samba NT4 domain (5000+ users, 600+ workstation,
> 50+ printers) urgently.
> Backend for samba is on an replicated openldap environment is mixed
> (both linux and windows) i use password aging on windows AND linux and
> use ldap with samba.schema and posix.schema.
> Please help me to find manuals for those migration.
> I found:
You have found it, that is where to start if you want to migrate to AD
For what you require, you can basically ignore that.
> Problems which i have not found good links:
> how to replicate ldap (one ldap server for network in my size is not
You migrate your NT4-style domain to AD and then just join additional
DCs and replication is done for you, see here:
> how to use both samba.schema (windows user data) and posix.schema
> (unix user data) + password aging in both environments?
> how configure and use bind9 as dns backend for samba AD?
> how backup (daily) contents of the samba data (e.g. slapcat)?
Nope you would use the samba-tool backup commands, see here:
> Migration will be try to done at this sunday so i am in hurry......
I will be round on Monday to sweep up the pieces ;-)
You need more time to test and fix problems before you do it for real, 3
days is nowhere near enough time.
> Please help me with those migration if you have links for good howtos.
See above links and remember to reply to the samba mailing list:
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