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Date:      Sat, 16 Sep 2017 18:49:44 -0500
From:      Adam Vande More <>
Cc:        FreeBSD Questions <>
Subject:   Re: Future of SAMBA on FreeBSD
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On Fri, Sep 15, 2017 at 11:02 AM, James B. Byrne via freebsd-questions <> wrote:

> Will SAMBA 4.6+ ever be able to provision a DC on FreeBSD?  The last
> bit of information I am aware of on this issue is that there is some
> problem with name-spacing that impacts the special attributes used by
> Windows User Profiles.  It is described as a 'difficult' problem to
> solve on FreeBSD.
> There is a patch provided at
> which
> short-circuits the difficulty but apparently has possible security
> issues.  Has anyone here applied this patch, built and successfully
> provisioned a DC using Samba-4.6+ on FreeBSD-11?

Are you trying this in a jail?  Did you read the relevant UPDATING entry?


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