[Samba] Upgrade to Alfa13
esiotrot at gmail.com
Fri Oct 22 07:33:55 MDT 2010
It is best to ask questions like this on the samba-technical list,
because I am not an expert.
On 22 October 2010 15:09, Konstantin Pobudzey <5836000 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello Michel
> I did steps suggested ,but now have errors like this :
> [root at dc1 source4]# scripting/bin/upgradeprovision -s
> Creating a reference provision
> Copy privilege
> Update base samdb by searching difference with reference one
> Bad talloc magic value - unknown value
I think that is probably caused by a bug. Someone on samba-technical
should be able to advise you. e.g. they might ask you to run this
under valgrind or something to get more information about what the
Did you get this error with Samba 4.0.0 Alpha 13? Or with a version from GIT?
I have copied my reply to samba-technical.
> P.S. I know I tested those steps before with success , and possibly errors
> specific to me only , but I was trying to solve this problem myself , and
> now need an advice. Thank You in advance.
> On 9/25/2010 12:54 PM, Michael Wood wrote:
>> I'm Ccing samba-technical.
>> On 22 September 2010 14:15, Konstantin Pobudzey<5836000 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> After running upgade provision :
>>> [root at dc1 source4]# scripting/bin/upgradeprovision -s
>>> I got error message :
>>> Traceback (most recent call last):
>>> File "scripting/bin/upgradeprovision", line 36, in ?
>>> import ldb
>>> ImportError: No module named ldb
>>> and ...bin/python/ldb.so not exist in source4
>>> Actually no bin directory in source4
>>> Is this ok?
>> Did you compile it before running upgradeprovision?
>> I've just tried this now:
>> 1.) Download samba-4.0.0alpha13.tar.gz
>> 2.) Unpack to samba-4.0.0alpha13
>> 3.) cd samba-4.0.0alpha13/source4
>> 4.) ./configure
>> 5.) make
>> At this point, bin/python/ldb.so is a symlink pointing at
>> 6.) Make sure samba is not running and back everything up.
>> 7.) sudo scripting/bin/upgradeprovision -s /usr/local/samba/etc/smb.conf
>> which produces the following output:
>> Creating a reference provision
>> Copy privilege
>> Update base samdb by searching difference with reference one
>> update secrets.ldb
>> Update machine account
>> Upgrade finished !
>> Reopenning samdb to trigger reindexing if needed after modification
>> Reindexing finished
>> That was a provision with nothing much in it, though, so your one
>> might produce more output. Not sure.
>> Perhaps upgrading-samba4.txt should say you need to compile the code
>> first before running upgradeprovision?
>>> ( I'm using zipped package from ftp://us1.samba.org/pub/samba/samba4/ )
>>> Also size is smaller then previous released . Is it should like this ? )
>> I think the previous releases also contained the Samba 3 source code,
>> while the alpha 13 tarball does not.
Michael Wood <esiotrot at gmail.com>
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