My TODO before RC1

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Mon Sep 10 15:51:05 MDT 2012

On Mon, 2012-09-10 at 23:26 +0200, steve wrote:
> On 09/10/2012 09:50 PM, Ricky Nance wrote:
> > This looks like an issue Andrew Bartlet is already working on. I was
> > supposed to get him more logs last night, but my VPN was being cranky, so
> > hopefully tonight I can get him the right info to fix that problem.
> >
> > Ricky
> Hi
> Would it be possible for /usr/local/samba/var/locks to be replicated 
> between two DC's before the RC? Or at least suggest a method (for 
> newbies like me) to be able to do it. Couldn't we call rsync from within 
> the samba binary to do it, like at the time it calls out to replicate?

You should *not* replicate that whole directory.  Very bad things will
happen if you do.  That directory contains our *per server* state. 

It also happens to contain our sysvol and netlogon share, and for these
Matthieu posted a script to sync those to the list recently.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 

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