When OS lifecycle becomes a burden, agileness becomes key

The very moment you start running a service of what kind ever, you will face yourself being exposed to the concepts and release cycles of the software underlying your service. In the case of Linux, among other issues this results in the question of what type of Linux distribution you deploy on your servers. The… Continue reading When OS lifecycle becomes a burden, agileness becomes key

Windows 7 and Samba domain membership

As the Samba Wiki notes, Windows 7 clients are supported as members of a NT4-style domain since Samba 3.3.5 and Samba 3.4.0 if the following registry changes are made: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESystemCurrentControlSetServicesLanManWorkstationParameters] “DNSNameResolutionRequired”=dword:00000000 “DomainCompatibilityMode”=dword:000000001