[Samba] DC controller and DNS

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Aug 4 15:09:29 UTC 2021

On Wed, 2021-08-04 at 10:56 -0400, ve2cii--- via samba wrote:
>      Ok the Slackware Samba is going to be killed.
>     I was able to take the extra drive out of the first controller.
> It 
> is a brand
> new drive. So now I can install Debian-10 to it.
>      I am not very familiar with Debian. Can you explain to me how to
> point
> Debian to "Louis's repo"  I know how to work/change/add to the
> repositories
> I just need to know the URL.

Fairly easy, his webpage is here: https://apt.van-belle.nl/

There is a link to the instructions: 

>      The controller is not in a very good state. It is working but I
> am 
> not sure it
> will accept doing as you say, as the second controller cannot connect
> to it.
> Probably anything new will be the same.  So connecting a new
> controller is
> not going to work.
>      Since I have only one user, I will just start from scratch and
> kill 
> the Slackware
> controller when I am ready to startup the Debian one. IE I don't run
> the 2
> controllers at the same time.
>      I am installing Debian at the moment.
> And yes I know, I can just modify the nameserver. Not an issue.

Some might say AD for one user is overkill, but hey, you will certainly
have room for growth. :-)


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