[Samba] Error with dfs_samba4

Ingo Asche foren at asche-rz.de
Fri Dec 31 17:40:26 UTC 2021

Hi Rowland,

then have a look at 

There's it still mentioned...

By the way, when I create DFS on my DCs it works if I go via \\DC1\DFS 
on each DC but if I use \\SERVICE.MYDOMAIN.DE\DFS I get a 'network path 
not found' but the share is shown under the domain like sysvol. Is this 


Rowland Penny via samba schrieb am 31.12.2021 um 18:27:
> On Fri, 2021-12-31 at 18:05 +0100, Ingo Asche via samba wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> a happy new to all who already reached 2022...
> Not yet ........
>> I've just played on a member server with DFS. The member server is
>> working correctly with winbind etc. and file shares.
>> The moment I added the dfs_samba4 to vfs object as mentioned in
>> wiki,
>> the member server stops to work.
> That piece of information was added back in 2015 and if it survives to
> 2022, I will be surprised. As far as I am aware 'dfs_samba4' should
> only be used on a DC.
> Rowland

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