[Samba] Re: secrets.tdb and Samba 3.0.28 -> 3.3.4 migration

Patrick Rynhart P.Rynhart at massey.ac.nz
Tue May 12 02:19:25 GMT 2009

Dear all,

After looking into this, the issue is that trusted domains are, as of
Samba 3.2.X, stored in LDAP (using objectClass
sambaTrustedDomainPassword) as opposed to secrets.tdb.  What options are
available to migrate existing trust domain relationships into LDAP ?



Patrick Rynhart wrote:
> Hi all,
> When moving between Samba 3.0.X revisions, I have been able to copy the
> secrets.tdb file and the trust relationships with foreign domains remain
> established.  However, this does not appear to work when moving directly
> from 3.0.X to the 3.3.X branch.  Is there a tool available that allows
> us to migrate - or can tdbdump (or similar) be used to dump out data
> from the 3.0.X format and then be imported into the 3.3.X DB format ?
> If so, how ?
> Thank you,
> Patrick

Dr Patrick Rynhart
Linux Systems Administrator / Team Leader
IT Support Group
School of Engineering and Advanced Technology
AgHort A Room 3.61
Turitea Campus
Massey University
Phone +64 6 356 9099 extn 2444

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