[Samba] Want to recreate db.

Adam Williams awilliam at mdah.state.ms.us
Wed Nov 5 15:20:46 GMT 2008

i would do net getlocalsid and netgetdomainsid and write down the SIDs, 
then you can stop samba and delete the .tdb files, then do a net 
setlocalsid and net setdomainsid and then start samba again.

Brent Clark wrote:
> Hiya
> So im trying to get my PDC working. Started off small and then 
> exported my smbpasswd to tdbsam with pdbedit.
> The next thing I saw was all the Linux system account (irc, game, 
> mail, etc) listed via pdbedit and srvtool's
> I think I have done something wrong. I would like to start from 
> scratch and clear restart the tdb's
> My question is, can I just delete the tdb files. If not, would anyone 
> know what the procedure is (What commands are used when installed from 
> a repository,  e.g. apt-get, to generate the SID etc).
> Kind Regards
> Brent Clark

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