sam.ldb error

Rohit Rajan rohit.rajan at
Thu Sep 16 00:25:19 MDT 2010

  Hi Mat,

I have got the same error again  when i upgraded my provision to the 
version "35aed17 "

net newuser testi
New Password:
ERROR: Failed to create user "testi" : 
../lib/ldb/ldb_tdb/ldb_index.c:1183: Failed to re-index objectSid in 
CN=testi,CN=Users,DC=XXX,DC=com - ../lib/ldb/ldb_tdb/ldb_index.c:1115: 
unique index violation on objectSid in CN=testi,CN=Users,DC=XXX,DC=com

On 9/16/2010 11:45 AM, Rohit Rajan wrote:
>  I restored the older version (Version 4.0.0alpha12-GIT-72cd5bc) from 
> the backups and everthing is working fine its only when i upgraded to 
> the Version 4.0.0alpha12-GIT-35aed17 i started facing this problem.
> I'm going to do a full rebuild and upgrade my provision again lets see 
> what happens this time.
> Thanks
> On 9/16/2010 10:58 AM, Rohit Rajan wrote:
>>  Hi Mat,
>> any luck with this, please let me know if I'm doing anything wrong here
>> On 9/15/2010 9:50 AM, Rohit Rajan wrote:
>>>  following is the error when trying to create a new user
>>> #net newuser "username"
>>> New Password:
>>> ERROR: Failed to create user "username" : 
>>> ../lib/ldb/ldb_tdb/ldb_index.c:1183: Failed to re-index objectSid in 
>>> CN=username,CN=Users,DC=XXX,DC=com - 
>>> ../lib/ldb/ldb_tdb/ldb_index.c:1115: unique index violation on 
>>> objectSid in CN=username,CN=Users,DC=XXX,DC=com
>>> I choose to do ldbedit -H /usr/local/samba/private/sam.ldb find the 
>>> user administrator and then change the value of useraccountcontrol 
>>> to the suggested 512
>>> On 9/14/2010 3:40 PM, Matthieu Patou wrote:
>>>>  Hi,
>>>> On 14/09/2010 13:16, Rohit Rajan wrote:
>>>>>  all i was doing as suggested by the upgradeprovision script to 
>>>>> change the userAccountControl for user Administrator from value 
>>>>> 66048 to 512 i'm now able to edit the sam.ldb successfully but 
>>>>> still not able to add any user
>>>> What is the error message ?
>>>> And how did you try to modify the Administrator value ?
>>> -

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