Upgrade path for changes in bind_dlz

Gémes Géza geza at kzsdabas.hu
Sat Dec 3 04:29:06 MST 2011

2011-12-02 22:06 keltezéssel, Marcel Ritter írta:
> Hi,
> I just upgraded my Samba4 test installation to latest git.
> I've been running the bind9 DLZ backend for some weeks
> now, but after this update bind refuses to start, complaining
> about the missing dns/sam.ldb file.
> Running "upgradeprovison --full" didn't solve the problem,
> so I tried to copy sam.ldb into the dns/ directory (and changed
> permissions to allow bind access) - without success.
> Is there an upgrade path to convert the old entries into the
> new structure?
> Bye,
>     Marcel

Facing the same problem I've reprovisioned my test install.
Now looking around I've found in
source4/scripting/python/samba/provision/sambadns.py the function
create_samdb_copy you may use it to create the needed sam copy.



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