backend provision samba4-ol-multimaster working

Michael Ströder michael at
Tue Aug 19 10:37:31 GMT 2008

Oliver Liebel wrote:
> Michael Ströder schrieb:
>> Oliver Liebel wrote:
>>> parser.add_option("--ol-mmr-urls", type="string", metavar="LDAPSERVER",
>>>                help="List of LDAP-URLS [ ldap://<FQHN>:Port/  (with 
>>> Port <> 389) ]  separated with whitespaces for Use with OpenLDAP-MMR")
>> Simply mark ":Port" as being optional and mention default is 389.
> port is _not_ optional in this special replication case- and _must_ be set
> to another port than the default ldap port 389 (see above: <>),
> as the default ldap  port is occupied by sambas ldap interface when smbd 
> is started.

Hmm, there could be a (rare) use-case where smbd and OpenLDAP are 
running on the same physical machine but on different interfaces with 
different IP addresses and both on port 389. This is a real corner-case 

Ciao, Michael.

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