[Samba] Samba4 upgradeprovision and sysvol permissions error

Lukasz Zalewski lukas at dcs.qmul.ac.uk
Sun May 23 05:55:37 MDT 2010

On 21/05/2010 12:53, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Thu, 2010-05-20 at 19:29 +0100, Lukasz Zalewski wrote:
>> Hi!
>> I have recently upgraded samba4 to the latest GIT build.
>> I have run upgradeprovision according to upgrading-samba4.txt instructions.
>> All seems to be well, but when i try to access Group Policy Objects from
>> gpmc utility on windows i get the following error message:
>> ---------------------------
>> Group Policy Management
>> ---------------------------
>> The permissions for this GPO in the SYSVOL folder are inconsistent with
>> those in Active Directory. It is recommended that these permissions be
>> consistent. To change the SYSVOL permissions to those in Active Directory,
>> click OK.
>> After OK'ing i can edit and modify the setting and i believe everything
>> gets applied correctly. However when i re-select the same object sam
>> error message appears.
>> What should be the permissions on sysvol directory? And where is he
>> place where they are stored?
>> I did not see this behaviour in the previous build, befor running
>> upgradeprovision
> upgradeprovision has fixed the ACLs in your directory, but not those on
> disk.  A big update to upgradeprovision is pending - keep an eye on the
> GIT tree or ask Matthieu Patou (CC'ed).
> Andrew Bartlett

Thx Andrew,
Matthieu please let us know when the change will happen.



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