Samba4 BDC with Samba4 PDC

Mike Howard mike at
Fri Jun 8 01:09:59 MDT 2012

On 07/06/2012 07:12, Kai Blin wrote:
> On 2012-06-06 19:55, Mike Howard wrote:
>> Hi Kai,
>> My system(s) is(are) fine. If I have specific issues, I always, where
>> possible, test on a different system and the dns server did the same on
>> an x86_64 system.
> And you reliably manage to get Samba stuck in a way where you need to
> reboot to be able to get DNS working again? As I said, I'd expect a
> restart of the "samba" process to be sufficient (you might need to kill
> all the running samba processes if they don't exit cleanly).

And _I_ reliably manage ..... ? A Samba4 component fails repeatedly, on 
different hardware, also experienced and reported by other users and 
it's my fault? Very cute.

>> With regards to specific patterns, actually, there was one scenario when
>> it always seemed to fail and that was when I was using 'apt-mirror'
>> manually (as opposed to from cron) to mirror debian security updates
>> (plus others). No idea why that would be.
> Ok, that does seem like asking the external forwarder might be
> triggering that. Volker recently made that code much more resilient. You
> might want to just give this another try.

Ah, so it's not my fault then?


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