[Samba] Failover DC did not work when Main DC failed
info at paully.co.uk
Fri Jan 31 12:33:47 UTC 2020
On 29/01/2020 18:03, Kris Lou via samba wrote:
> My understanding is that Windows clients periodically hold elections to
> verify and select their closest DC. However, I'm not 100% sure how often
> it holds these elections, or what the DC response timeout is before holding
> new elections.
> A nice summary is here:
> However, I'm not sure about winbind. In my case, I've observed a member
> server (older QNAP running Debian+Louis) ignore sites and reach across a
> VPN to a remote DC. It might be purely DNS?
> Kris Lou
> klou at themusiclink.net
Thanks for your reply.
I shall read those links you sent and reach out to a certified Windows engineer.
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