[Samba] uids/gids changed after upgrade from 3.021c to 3.023

Richard Santiago rsantiago at rcm.upr.edu
Wed Jul 19 17:03:18 GMT 2006

Hi guys,

Thanks for your responses.

So, what would be the steps to take to fix the problem then?


Richard Santiago
Systems Administrator
Information Systems Office
University of Puerto Rico
Medical Sciences Campus
t. 787.758.2525 x. 2934
e. rsantiago at rcm.upr.edu

-----Original Message-----
From: Gerald (Jerry) Carter [mailto:jerry at samba.org] 
Sent: Wednesday, July 19, 2006 12:49 PM
To: Jay Fenlason
Cc: Richard Santiago; samba at lists.samba.org
Subject: Re: [Samba] uids/gids changed after upgrade from 3.021c to

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Jay Fenlason wrote:

>> Jay, did the package layout for the Samba rpms in
>> FC4 change ?  Specifically, moving the $(lockdir)
>> from /var/cache/samba to /var/lib/samba ?
> Looking at my spec file, I see --with-lockdir=/var/cache/samba
> so I don't think so. :-)
> Hmm.  Looking at download.fedora.redhat.com, I see 
> that FC4 shipped with samba-3.0.14a-2.src.rpm, and only
> has a single update to samba-3.0.23-1.fc4.src.rpm,
> so I'm kinda curious where the 3.0.21c rpms came
> from.

That would be the problem them.  Getting the 3.0.21c
rpm from Samba.org and then running yum update samba
would break things since we store our tdb files
in /var/lib/samba and the fedora rpms use /var/cache/samba.

cheers, jerry
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