Upgrade from S3 to a Samba4 DC [with LDAPSAM]

Tarjei Huse tarjei at nu.no
Fri Sep 9 06:27:32 MDT 2011

On 09/08/2011 11:11 PM, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Thu, 2011-09-08 at 16:56 -0400, Adam Tauno Williams wrote:
>> Quoting tataia <iongigixx at gmail.com>:
>>> It happens for groups that have sambaGroupType =5
>>> replace 5 with 4
>> Gotcha.  And it goes much further.  Are users with the same name as  
>> groups an issue?  There is only one uid=bie object in the LDAPSAM.
> Users with the same name as groups have always been prohibited in
> Windows, even with NT4.  I'm not sure there is anything we can do except
> fail here, but I'm open to suggestions.
Document it?

Would it be possible for the upgrade script to have a pre flight test
that checks for gotchas like this and lists the offending entries with
suggested changes?

> Andrew Bartlett

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