[PATCH] Add a new tool, 'samba-tool domain clone'
metze at samba.org
Tue Aug 18 07:36:01 UTC 2015
>> Am 17.08.2015 um 05:56 schrieb Andrew Bartlett:
>>> This patch adds and tests 'samba-tool domain clone' a way to clone
>>> AD domain without adding Samba as a DC. This allows us to confirm
>>> can migrate to Samba without harming the source domain.
>> As that seems to be more like a developer tool,
>> which can be very dangerous for a random admin to try,
>> I don't want this to be part of "samba-tool domain".
> Why is it dangerous?
Because if you accidently start it bad things happen,
machine accounts may change their password here or there.
>> I'd prefer a standalone script under source4/scripting/devel/.
>> Also from reading the patch it's not completely clear what
>> part of the migration should be tested? Just the replication?
If you just want to test the replication you can use net rpc vampire keytab,
but I guess it's not just replication you want to test...
>> What is the desired result of this having an exact copy of the
>> other DC? Including the same name, ntds guid and it's original
But the ipaddress will be different?
What is the desired action an admin would like to do with the result of
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