Clearing serverid database(s) before staring clustered samba

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Wed Mar 28 08:52:32 UTC 2018

On Wed, Mar 28, 2018 at 06:30:15PM +1100, Amitay Isaacs via samba-technical wrote:
> I noticed that our nightly tests started failing once I upgraded the
> samba version to 4.8.0.
> The failing command was "net serverid wipe".  This command has been
> dropped in 4.8.0.
> When CTDB is going to start smbd, it tries to wipe the serverid database(s).
> This was added to 50.samba event script in 2010 (commit df77489477f0c7f9).
> Is it still necessary to wipe serverid databases before starting
> clustered samba?
> If yes, can we use "net serverid wipedbs"?

The serverid.tdb is gone. So it's not necessary anymore.


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