GPO created via samba-tool don't Copy or Backup

Klaas TJEBBES klaas.tjebbes at
Fri Apr 30 14:04:23 UTC 2021

I'm sorry, I completly forgot to mention this :

root at dc1:~# dpkg -l |grep samba
ii  python3-samba                        2:4.11.6+dfsg-0ubuntu1.6 
    amd64        Python 3 bindings for Samba
ii  samba                                2:4.11.6+dfsg-0ubuntu1.6 
    amd64        SMB/CIFS file, print, and login server for Unix
ii  samba-common                         2:4.11.6+dfsg-0ubuntu1.6 
    all          common files used by both the Samba server and client
ii  samba-common-bin                     2:4.11.6+dfsg-0ubuntu1.6 
    amd64        Samba common files used by both the server and the client
ii  samba-dsdb-modules:amd64             2:4.11.6+dfsg-0ubuntu1.6 
    amd64        Samba Directory Services Database
ii  samba-libs:amd64                     2:4.11.6+dfsg-0ubuntu1.6 
    amd64        Samba core libraries
ii  samba-vfs-modules:amd64              2:4.11.6+dfsg-0ubuntu1.6 
    amd64        Samba Virtual FileSystem plugins

root at dc1:~# cat /etc/lsb-release

And Windows 10.20H2.

Le 30/04/2021 à 15:03, Klaas TJEBBES via samba-technical a écrit :
> Hello.
> I am facing a problem with GPO managing on the Samba side.
> When I create a GPO named "test" using the RSAT on Windows, I can then 
> Copy and Backup this GPO.
> On the samba server, using "samba-tool gpo backup/restore", I backup and 
> restore this "test" GPO under another name, "blabla" for example.
> Back in the RSAT on Windows, this new "blabla" GPO can NOT be Copied or 
> Backuped. The error is "invalid directory".
> On the samba server, I go in the "test" GPO directory (in 
> "/home/sysvol/{ID_TEST_GPO}") and do :
>   getfattr -d -n user.DOSATTRIB -R . > ../test.attrs
> Then I go in the directory of the "blabla" GPO and do :
>    setfattr --restore=../test.attrs
> Then I return on the RSAT and now I can successful Copy and Backup 
> "blabla" GPO.
> Why this problem ? Am I doing something wrong ?
> Thank you, regards,
>   Klaas

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