help with net vampire error

Aaron Solochek aarons-samba at
Fri Oct 15 14:47:53 MDT 2010

On 10/15/2010 04:32 PM, Kamen Mazdrashki wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 15, 2010 at 22:52, Aaron Solochek <aarons-samba at> wrote:
>> It's a lot of output, so I've attached it.
> It seems you already have entries for your new BAR machine in db.
> Could you try "unvampire" (sort of) and then try again with 'net vampire'
> and big 'log level'
> You can 'unvampire' quick&dirty with following mini-script:
> bin/ldbdel -H st/dc/private/sam.ldb
> "CN=LOCALVAMPIREDC,CN=Servers,CN=Default-First-Site-Name,CN=Sites,CN=Configuration,DC=foo,DC=com"
> -r
> bin/ldbdel -H st/dc/private/sam.ldb "CN=LOCALVAMPIREDC,OU=Domain
> Controllers,DC=foo,DC=com" -r
> bin/ldbdel -H st/dc/private/sam.ldb
> "CN=LOCALVAMPIREDC,CN=Computers,DC=foo,DC=com" -r

There was also a problem on the primary DC where all the ldb stuff was looking
for modules in /usr/modules/ldb while they were installed via the debs in

I created symlinks in /usr/modules/ldb and then the ldbdel commands worked, and
I was able to vampire successfully!

Thank you!


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