Samba 2.999+3.0.alpha21-3 User Dissapears

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Tue Jan 14 20:38:00 GMT 2003

On Wed, 2003-01-15 at 06:59, Jelmer Vernooij wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 14, 2003 at 01:27:50PM -0500, Irving Carrion wrote about 'RE: Samba  2.999+3.0.alpha21-3 User Dissapears':
> > Here what's even more puzzling.  If I run:
> > pdbedit -lv username
> > The user appears.... wow, great!
> > But if I do:
> > pdbedit -lv > allusers.txt and then vi allusers.txt I don't see the user
> > in that list.  
> > Any hints anyone?
> What backend are you using? (This sounds like a bug in your backend)

Smells very much like a bug I've was hitting in OpenLDAP.  I had index
corruption (specifically the objectClass index) in ldbm on OpenLDAP <
about 2.0.10.  I ended up moving to the latest 2.1, and also moved to
'bdb' - which is considered a more stable back-end.

Andrew Bartlett
Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at
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