S4: upgrade provision problems

Matthieu Patou mat at samba.org
Fri Nov 5 06:43:19 MDT 2010

On 05/11/2010 13:56, Trever L. Adams wrote:
> On 10/26/2010 07:46 AM, Matthieu Patou wrote:
>> Hi trever,
>> On 19/10/2010 16:49, Trever L. Adams wrote:
>>>    Just as a side note doing: upgradeprovision --debugall --resetfileacl
>>> alone messes up (causes to not have any valid tickets)
>>> private/dns.keytab.
>>> This needs to be fixed. I just caught it and had to restore two
>>> provisions.
>> I have a couple of patches that fix the dns empty keytab pb that you
>> met, it's in my repo (address in my signature) in the branch
>> upradeprovision.
>> You'll need to run it with --full as it needs to change the samdb to
>> remove the old dns account. You'll also need to adapt your bind config
>> as you'll be instructed during upgradeprovision.
>> Then you can do one more run with just --resetfileacl so that we can
>> have a look at your "unable to set file acl" problem.
>> Note: you can copy your provision on another workstation so that you
>> can test it safely, you can also just put it in another folder (ie.
>> /usr/local/tests4)
>> in this case you need to do the following:
>> * create the destination folder
>> * cp -a /usr/local/samba/etc<dest>
>> * cp -a /usr/local/samba/private<dest>
>> * cp -a /usr/local/samba/locks/sysvol<dest>
>> * edit your new smb.conf and add/change the following parameters:
>>      * private dir =<dest>/private
>>      * lock dir =<dest>
>>      * in the netlogon section, change path to
>> <dest>/sysvol/domain.fqdn/scripts
>>      * in the sysvol section, change path to<dest>/sysvol/
>> if any other parameter refer to /usr/local/samba (or the default place
>> where your provision is) please update it also accordingly if any
>> doubt please ask us.
>> At this moment you can quietly without any risk run upgradeprovision
>> on your copy (you  have to supply the -s<dest/etc/smb.conf>)  without
>> messing your production.
>> Cheers.
>> Matthieu
> Hello Matthieu,
> I am afraid that I get the following error with a git pull just done:
With my tree ?

Matthieu Patou
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