Fix samba_backup help about retpd

Rowland Penny rpenny at
Sat Apr 7 11:01:20 UTC 2018

On Sat, 07 Apr 2018 09:18:21 +0000
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<samba-technical at> wrote:

> New comment by abartlet on Samba Github repository
> Comment:
> Just a heads-up that a project to replace this with a tested
> 'samba-tool domain backup' and 'samba-tool domain restore' is
> on-going (a patch was posted, but metze wanted the restore tool done
> at the same time so that is in progress), so while we can merge this
> it likely won't stay around long.
> The proposal is that those tools will then replace and remove
> samba_backup.

I asked once before, but never got an answer, does the python 'tar' do
this: tar --acls --xattrs --xattrs-include='*.*' -cjf

If it doesn't then the proposed samba-tool is useless (as is the
current sh script).


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