[Samba] Migrating SAMBA 3 NT4 domain to SAMBA 4 AD

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Aug 26 11:16:33 UTC 2020

On 26/08/2020 09:39, Piviul via samba wrote:
> Rowland penny via samba ha scritto il 24/08/20 alle 16:36:
>> On 24/08/2020 15:25, K.R. Foley wrote:
>>> Let me rephrase the question. Just for my understanding. If a client 
>>> has communicated with an AD DC, but we now want to roll back. If we 
>>> remove the AD DC from the network, is it possible to get the client 
>>> to communicate with the NT4-style PDC again?
>> OK, let me be as clear:
>> NO
> ...just for better understand: if I power off the AD and I power ON 
> the old NT domain, all clients that didn't communicate to the new AD 
> will don't have problems to communicate with the old NT domain didn't it?
> Piviul
If a client hadn't connected with the AD DC (it was turned off or 
similar), then it would be able to connect to the NT4-style domain, 
because for it, the AD domain never existed.


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