TurnKey Linux Virtual Appliance Library

New TurnKey Domain Controller version (2009.10)

Fri, 2009/10/23 - 15:34

Changes:

  • initial public release of TurnKey Domain Controller
  • SSL support out of the box
  • domain controller configurations
    • preconfigured domain: DOMAIN
    • preconfigured netbios name: PDC
    • includes custom samba-config script to change domain and set administrator password (included as part of installation)
    • created administrator account and added to Domain Users and Domain Admins
    • granted Domain Admins full permissions on the domain
    • created smbgroups (smbusers, smbadmins, smbmachines)
    • created group mapping for smbusers: Domain Users
    • created group mapping for smbadmins: Domain Admins
    • configured samba user accounts to synchronize with unix user accounts
    • configured netlogon service
      • limit domain login to Domain Users and Domain Admins
      • logon/home drive mapped to H:
      • synchronize time at login with PDC
      • default permissions set owner full permissions, only.
    • configured roaming profiles:
      • public storage mapped to S:
      • default permissions set owner full permissions, everyone read
    • configured printing support:
      • setup point-and-print (PnP)
      • installed PDF printer (drops printed docs to $HOME/PDF)
      • configured cupsys web interface to bind to all interfaces and support SSL
    • bugfixed samba-docs (manpage and missing links)
    • includes flip to covert text file endings between unix and dos formats
  • includes turnkey web control panel (convenience)
  • regenerates all secrets during installation / firstboot (security)

Major component versions

samba 3.0.28a-1ubuntu4.8
cupsys 1.3.7-1ubuntu3.5
cups-pdf 2.4.6-4ubuntu2
lighttpd 1.4.19-0ubuntu3.1

note: please refer to turnkey-core's changelog for changes common to all appliances. Here we only describe changes specific to this appliance.

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