Installing and Using Cockpit 138 on CentOS 7.1611

I was looking at Fedora Server for a possible Samba Active Directory production server.   But Fedora has a short life cycle for me to use it in Samba AD production server. "Fedora Server is a short-lifecycle, community-supported server operating system that enables seasoned system administrators experienced with any OS to make use of the very … Continue reading Installing and Using Cockpit 138 on CentOS 7.1611

Installing Samba 4.6.5 Active Directory on CentOS 7.1611

Starting with Samba 4.6.0 AD, it allows for the latest Windows 10 to see the netlogon and sysvol share.   I will be using this information for the Samba AD DC minimal CentOS server: Samba Server: dc1 IP Address: 192.168.2.100 Netmask: 255.255.255.0 Default Gateway: 192.168.2.1 DNS1:192.168.2.100 DNS2:192.168.2.1 DNS Domain Name: bales.lan NetBIOS Domain Name: BALES DNS Backend: … Continue reading Installing Samba 4.6.5 Active Directory on CentOS 7.1611