Vampire between Samba PDC and Samba BDC

Simo Sorce idra at
Thu Jun 10 11:15:42 GMT 2004

On Thu, 2004-06-10 at 11:59, Claude-Jacques Tronquet wrote:
> Hi,
> In the past I successfully migrated accounts from a NT4 PDC to a Samba 3 BDC
> using the net rpc vampire function.
> For testing purpose, I'm now trying to migrate accounts from a Samba 3 PDC to a
> Samba 3 BDC in the same way. But when I run the net rpc function (after
> successfully joined the domain), I have the following error, which is not very
> helpful:
> > Fetching DOMAIN database
> > Failed to fetch domain database: NT_STATUS_UNSUCCESSFUL
> By the way, is it possible to use vampire between two Samba, or is it only
> functionnal between NT and Samba?

No samba does not have the server side functions needed to perform the
operation, that's also part of the reason samba cannot still be a

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