[Samba] Restoring PDC after Crash, Confused
jonlists at cbsol.com
Fri Sep 24 17:00:18 GMT 2004
Crud. I missed backing up and restoring /var/lib/samba, didn't I?
Creative Business Solutions
IBM,Microsoft, Novell/Suse, Sophos Consultants
samba-bounces+jonlists=cbsol.com at lists.samba.org wrote on 09/24/2004
> Samba PDC system drive crashed. running 3.01.
> rebuilt system drive - kept the hostname the same, restored contents of
> /etc/samba, plus /etc/shadow, /etc/group, /etc/password
> PDC isn't recognizing machines for SOME machines. Users appear fine.
> I know that I should have gotten the domain sid previously by doing
> "getlocalsid" and then restored it by doing "smbpasswd -W SID#"
> but my understanding was that you no longer had to do the backup and
> restoration of the SID in version 3.0x. Is that incorrect? What did I
> miss? Any way out of this other than restoring each machine to the
> Jon Johnston
> Creative Business Solutions
> IBM,Microsoft, Novell/Suse, Sophos Consultants
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