[Samba] New server and demoted with the same name and IP.

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Mon Aug 23 16:17:12 UTC 2021

On Mon, 2021-08-23 at 12:07 -0400, Rommel Rodriguez Toirac via samba
> Two servers (machines) in the same domain. 
>  They both are Domain Controller.
>  CentOS7 - samba 4.11.4  (hostname gtmad)
>  CentOS8 - samba 4.14.3 (hostname gtmad1)
> both compiled.
>  The FSMO roles are in the server with CentOS8:

Then why does it matter if the ip and name changes ?

I would create a new DC by joining it to the domain, transfer all the
FSMO roles to it and then demote the existing DC's, adding any other 
new DC's required.



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