account migration from samba-tng to samba3

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Wed Oct 26 13:34:56 GMT 2005

On Wed, 2005-10-26 at 16:15 +0200, Marianna wrote:
> Hi, sorry for my bad english, I'm an italian girl.
> I have a problem: I have old server with samba-tng 0.3.2 with ldap 2.0.27
> support and samba 2.2.8 installed. I want to migrate all accounts from
> this old server on new server with samba 3.0.20 and ldap 2.2.28 support installed.
> Can you help me???
> I try with command "net rpc vampire -S oldserver" but result is

Samba-TNG never had a SamSync server, so like 'net rpc vampire' from a
Samba server, it isn't going to work.

Instead, you will need to convert the ldap data between the two schemas.
Try to keep the SIDs intact in the migration, if you have files owned on
your client machines.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Samba Developer, SuSE Labs, Novell Inc.
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College
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