[Samba] Upgrade

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Mon Aug 12 00:17:53 MDT 2013

On Fri, 2013-08-09 at 11:49 +0200, Sandbox wrote:
> Hi Guys,
> Well I made a bad decision and installed Samba4 from zentyal repo, I would
> like to upgrade it, is it enough to backup all files from  %installation
> folder%/private directory and then copy into the newly installed version's
> private folder?

Ensure you also move the sysvol tree, the lock, locks and state dirs and
the etc/smb.conf file, and keep the xattrs.  Essentially find the new
location for all the files, and move them to match.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT                   http://catalyst.net.nz

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