Patches for DFS implementation

Matthieu Patou mat+Informatique.Samba at
Thu May 13 14:11:46 MDT 2010

On 14/05/2010 00:00, Sassy Natan wrote:
> Same goes here ! - "Failed to find our own NTDS Settings objectGUID in the ldb"
Do you have a crash or just this message ?
Because this message is just a "warning" left by Anatoli (as far as I 

> Sassy
> On Thu, May 13, 2010 at 10:37 PM, Stefan (metze) Metzmacher
> <metze at>  wrote:
>> Matthieu Patou schrieb:
>>> Hello this is a serie of 6 patches made for implementing Domain referral
>>> in samba4.
>>> Those patches are made to allow s4 to respond to domain DFS referral
>>> requests.
>>> This is highly desirable when you have more than 1 DC.
>>> Please note that it's not the server side implementation of the DFS
>>> replication protocol.
>>> Here is the detail of the patches:
>>> 0001-pidl-fix-errors-and-improve-idl-in-dfsblobs.patch, This is a few
>>> fixes for idl that I made in december that were found during the
>>> developpement of the patches.
>>> 0002-s4-fix-trailling-whitespace-in-trans2.c.patch, This is a formatting
>>> patch for trans2.c
>>> 0003-s4-Implement-GET_DFS_REFERRAL-for-domain-referral-re.patch, This is
>>> the implementation of trans2/getreferrals requests for domain referrals
>>> requests.
>>> 0004-s4-torture-test-Adapt-ndr-dfsblobs-torture-test-to-n.patch, This
>>> patch is to adapt the torture test to the renaming of functions in
>>> dfsblobs.idl
>>> 0005-s4-torture-Add-tests-for-dfs-referrals-handling-in-S.patch, This
>>> patch is to add unittest for smb/trans2 requests. It has also been
>>> tested with success against w2k8r2 server.
>>> 0006-s4-add-dfs-smbtorture-to-selftests.patch, This patch is to add the
>>> smbtorture tests to make tests.
>>> After I'm willing to change provision so that DC have the host msdfs =
>>> yes parameter, andrew what's your point of view ?
>>> Jeremy, the torture tests will be a good start for us to tests the
>>> capacity of s3 to handle get dfs referral requests when "plugged" into s4.
>>> Ps: this patches pass make test
>> For me it crashes in samba4.dfs.domain
>> metze

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