4.0.rc2 drs issue

Matthieu Patou mat at samba.org
Fri Oct 19 15:03:35 MDT 2012

On 10/19/2012 01:20 PM, Gémes Géza wrote:
> 2012-10-19 06:24 keltezéssel, Matthieu Patou írta:
>> Hello Gemes,
>>> Hi,
>>> Thank you again for those commands, with only one DC alive and 
>>> working I've checked its guid entry and it was as expected, however 
>>> I've discovered lots of leftovers from the other (removed) DC under 
>>> _msdcs (including NS pointing only to it) after removing/fixing them 
>>> the remaining DC reports as expected:
>>> # samba-tool drs showrepl
>>> Default-First-Site-Name\DC1
>>> DSA Options: 0x00000001
>>> DSA object GUID: f5ea5559-534c-4341-9f63-c0d7a0019635
>>> DSA invocationId: 574709d5-5de7-472a-ba15-fc7b5ca97da0
>>> During the weekend I'll try to upgrade the now removed DC to RC3 and 
>>> rejoin. After which I'll check the records you've mentioned. Will 
>>> report back about success/failure.
>> Ok good, I suspect that there is bug in showrepl, raw data should 
>> give you real idea of what's going on.
>> Matthieu
> Hi,
> I've joined dc0 (rc3) to the domain controlled by dc1 (still rc2) and 
> dc0 still hadn't outbund neighbors. When I've looked at the _msdcs 
> zone data I saw that it hadn't got populated with data referring to 
> dc0 and all the records pointed to dc1. After duplicating all the 
> records (except pdc of course) drs showrepl lists both dcs as inbound 
> and outbund neighbours at both dcs.
So you had a dns issue.
> Thank you again for helping me sorting this out!
> Cheers
> Geza Gemes

Matthieu Patou
Samba Team

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