"Resetting" a DC (and other stories)
mat at matws.net
Tue Apr 24 10:57:23 MDT 2012
On 04/24/2012 01:15 AM, Kev Latimer wrote:
> Morning all,
> To cut a long story short, (I'm doing another post in a minute with my
> actual problem), is there a way to get a DC to "forget" everything it
> knows about AD and force it replicate from a nominated "known good"
> DC? In a sense, resetting it but without trying to unjoin/rejoin the
> domain? Delete sam.ldb or the contents of sam.ldb.d/ for example?
> I've a situation where replication has gone a little awry I'd like to
> see if there's a quick way of just getting a DC to start again...
> I've tried samba-tool drs replicate but that is throwing the error I'm
> trying to clear...
--sync-forced use SYNC_FORCED to force inbound replication
--sync-all use SYNC_ALL to replicate from all DCs
--full-sync resync all objects
Try --full-sync, also maybe the best is to rejoin ?
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