[Samba] More on Group Policy Wiki page
rpenny at samba.org
Mon Oct 25 15:29:54 UTC 2021
On Mon, 2021-10-25 at 08:27 -0600, David Mulder via samba wrote:
> On 10/23/21 7:57 AM, Rowland Penny via samba wrote:>
> > > The relevant question is how is this URL being resolved?
> > Sorry, but I didn't write the code and I haven't read it in depth,
> > so I
> > do not know how the URL is resolved, except that it is usually done
> > on
> > a round-robin basis.
> > > And never mind how horrible this design is. The exclusion of -H
> > > should
> > > always indicate a local installation. Good grief.
> Technically I *did* write this, but in my defense, it was mostly
> copy/paste from another command ;)
> Here is the relevant code:
> if H and H.startswith('ldap://'):
> dc_hostname = H[7:]
> self.url = H
> dc_hostname = netcmd_finddc(self.lp, self.creds)
> self.url = dc_url(self.lp, self.creds, dc=dc_hostname)
> Which says, if -H is specified (and it is an ldap url), then use it.
> Otherwise, pick a DC (in round robin fashion, as Rowland pointed out)
> the domain your are joined to. Technically this should work
> as the SYSVOL will replicate the admx templates.
Only if you do this manually, it will not happen automatically.
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