[Samba] Samba domain time sync woes (Debian Bookworm)
miles at atmos.eu
Wed Aug 9 09:52:28 UTC 2023
On 09.08.2023 11:44, Rowland Penny via samba wrote:
> On 09/08/2023 10:14, Peter Milesson via samba wrote:
>> Hi Rowland,
>> Thanks for the clarification. Now it makes sense.
>> Having one single point of failure in the DC having the PDC emulator
>> FSMO role, is of course not a good design. Like a Windows 10 client
>> sending time requests using a Windows 2000 protocol. But that's what
>> we have got to live with...
>> Best regards,
> Yes, a single point of failure, but it is as designed by Microsoft, so
> we have to put up with it.
> As for ntpsec, they seem to be aware of the problem, though possibly
> not the w2k protocol, see here:
> and here:
Thanks for the information Rowland. I'm not going to wait for ntpsec. I
set up Chrony in a snap, less than 5 minutes, and it was working almost
out of the box.
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