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43 views

Limiting users to logging onto Samba domain only from specific machines

I have Samba setup and running nicely as a primary domain controller with roaming profiles. Currently users can log on to the domain controller from any machine in the network. However, I want to ...
0
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0answers
426 views

Substitute AD DC samba4 Seize Roles

I have a AD DC made with samba4 working with fails, now i need replace, i'v compiled and installed samba4.0.3 in other server # kinit administrator@MYNAME.COM.CO # net join -U Administrator # ...
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0answers
409 views

How to Migrate PDC AD Samba4 to PDC AD Samba4

I have a server with CentOS and Samba4 working as a DC. I need migrate all configuration to a new server original server CentOS 5.8 with Samba Version 4.0.0alpha14 new server Ubuntu 12.04 with Samba ...
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1answer
1k views

How to debug the integration of a Windows 7 machine into a Samba 3 domain?

We are running a Samba 3 domain (Samba 3.5.6) with a LDAP backend. Lately, we installed Windows 7 on a virtual machine (called schnellwienix) and joined the computer to the domain, following the hints ...
0
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2answers
443 views

Win Server 2008 force kerberos setting

I am currently facing the problem that a linux machine running Ubuntu 10.04 LTS with samba and winbindd installed is unable to join a Domain, that is managed by a Windows 2008 DC. The linux config, ...
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1answer
252 views

Install Samba on Windows 7 [closed]

I'm trying to install samba on windows 7. However, I can't seem to find a windows version of the source to install it with. Does anybody have a link to a windows version or a way to hack the linux ...
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1answer
670 views

“RPC Server is unavailable” on Windows 7 Client with Samba3 making logon impossible

I am running an Samba 3.4.* Server with LDAP Backend on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS as a PDC for purely Windows 7 Clients (about 50). It worked quite fine for a long time, but now sometimes on some machines ...
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1answer
665 views

Samba Domain Controller with Group Policy on Debian

What version of Samba do I need to be able to implement as a Domain Controller with the ability to support Group Policies for Windows 7 clients on Debian Squeeze? If I could install as a .deb it ...
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1answer
474 views

Samba3 PDC with single user profile per OS

I would like to set up a Samba3 PDC on an Ubuntu 10.04 LTS box for Windows XP and Windows 7 Clients. For my application I do not really need the whole profile overhead a normal Windows domain network ...
2
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5answers
2k views

Samba Domain Controller - is DNS required?

I am looking into setting up a Samba domain controller using Ubuntu Server, for some Windows XP/7 clients, and I have one important question: Given the importance of DNS in a Microsoft Active ...
2
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2answers
1k views

likewise-open and samba as pdc

We have successfully implemented a Samba Primary Domain Controller for a hybrid Windows-Linux environment. So now I am setting up dual-boot clients with Windows XP and Ubuntu 9.10. Windows XP can be ...
4
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3answers
1k views

Is a Samba PDC a reasonable choice for small business?

I recently had somebody ask me for advice about setting up a Samba PDC for their small business with 5 Windows Vista PCs. The owner is not very technical, and just wants something that is "set and ...
3
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6answers
690 views

Choice for a PDC - Samba vs MS server

I have to implement a domain into a business with ~200 user accounts. Being a unix guy, samba seemed the first choice. However, after a few discussions related to ease of management (which will be ...
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7answers
11k views

Can a Linux server serve as a Domain Controller for Windows Machines?

In a small office setup (5-6 employees) we have seven Windows XP and Windows Vista clients, as well as a couple of linux servers. Is it possible to set up a linux machine to act as the domain ...