[PATCH] Re: Fix up NET-API-BECOME-DC and repl_meta_data

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Jan 22 04:22:22 GMT 2008

On Mon, 2008-01-21 at 22:09 +1100, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> This patch fixes up (almost) the NET-API-BECOME-DC test, for the ejs
> provision. 
> I want to try and get this working before we convert to the python
> provision, as otherwise we will have a very hard time making this work
> going forward.
> Simo:  I know you are working on the repl_meta_data module.  The changes
> here are in two parts:
>  - Don't handle instanceID, or the RDN stuff any more (now in other
> modules)
>  - Don't fail if the search returns NO_SUCH_OBJECT when applying new
> entries - this is expected. 

With a few typos fixed, the patch now works!

> Metze:  Do the changes look reasonable to you?

I would appreciate a review of my now working patch, so I can commit

I would also like an opinion on using this module by default - it seems
to me that if replication events are not triggered, there is no
particular cost to maintaining the metadata.  I do however intend to
swap the module out when using the LDAP backend, at least for the

If we can start using the module by default, it also becomes much easier
to have a DRSUAPI-based vampire setup. 


Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Red Hat Inc.                  http://redhat.com

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