samba AD DC - Is the now enabled python samba_kcc really working?

Stefan (metze) Metzmacher metze at
Fri Apr 4 03:43:57 MDT 2014

Am 04.04.2014 11:31, schrieb Günter Kukkukk:
> Hi folks,
> for some time now
> the python samba_kcc is enabled by default.
> Has the proper working *really* been tested since then?
> When i here build/install/provision_vs_join a fresh git master on three samba AD DCs,
> drs replication is *NOT* working at all as expected! (inbound/outbound).
> Can be good visually examined with MS server GUI tools.
> In smb.conf [global] I have to use (these days)
>     kccsrv:samba_kcc = false
> to get at least both inbound/outbound working (Can't tell whether right or not...)
> For all which are a bit interested in the technical background about "topology calculations":
> (scroll down to the pictures)
>      (afaik - the used samba algorithm)
> Please test - and comment ...

I also saw problems with samba_kcc, I think we should revert the default
until someone fixes it...


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