[Samba] Outdated warning in wiki page Joining Samba as a Domain Member ?

Claudio Kuenzler napsty at gmail.com
Thu Apr 1 05:57:12 UTC 2021

Hello Samba folks,

I was wondering about a warning in the Samba Wiki (Setting up Samba as a
Domain Member):
This page mentions the following warning:

"Do not join a domain member using samba-tool domain join. This option is
unsupported, does not work and can cause problems with your AD replication.
The option will be removed from samba-tool in a future release."

I don't see any hint whether this is still a valid warning or if it can be
ignored. The man page of samba-tool does not mention any deprecation
warning or similar on the domain join sub-command.

It seems that this is an old relict from the first creation of that Wiki
page in October 2015 (see

thx for clarification,

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