Domain Controller

Charles Yao yaocharlesc at
Thu Jun 23 00:49:56 UTC 2005

Thanks Chanchao

On 6/22/05, Chanchao <custom at> wrote:
> Hello Charles,
> Wednesday, June 22, 2005, 8:42:48 AM, you wrote:
> CY> In this case, im using FC3, is there a way for me to make it a domain
> CY> controller and not just samba?
> No, no.. "Samba" is what any Linux (or Unix for that matter) uses to
> do anything related to Windows networking, including being a domain
> controller.
> So no matter what you do, on FC3 or Ubuntu, it will involve Samba. :)
> Actually I dont think there's any difference whatsoever between making
> FC3 a domain controller or making Ubuntu a domain controller. Only
> difference could be that perhaps FC3 already has the Samba server
> installed out of the box, whereas Ubuntu only installs a client by
> default. (Server part is very easy to add using Synaptec package
> manager or apt-get).
> So no matter what, you'll be googling for Samba guides & tutorials today. :)
> Cheers,
> Chanchao
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