Upgrade question for 4.7

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Oct 17 10:14:46 UTC 2017

On Mon, 2017-10-16 at 16:28 +0200, L.P.H. van Belle via samba-technical 
> I dont care about .. loose of data in the AD or sysvol etc, atm i have very little changes, so thats good manageble. i have good backups for that.
> I do care about, what happens to the members connected to the AD. 
> Any thing i need todo there, or shoud a restart of samba or reboot be sufficient.

If they change their password then they will fall out of the domain.

You can downgrade Samba on the same DB however, but naturally if you
start editing the db or experimenting with dbcheck this is no longer
the 'just go back to where I was' restore you were looking for.


Andrew Bartlett

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Authentication Developer, Samba Team  http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT          http://catalyst.net.nz/services/samba

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