[Samba] Samba4 Secondary DC Replication Concerns

David González - [DGHVOIP] info at dghvoip.com
Thu May 30 12:25:49 MDT 2013

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On May 30, 2013, at 11:30, Paul Littlefield <info at paully.co.uk> wrote:

> On 30/05/13 16:45, "David González Herrera - [DGHVoIP]" wrote:
>> Yes, every change you make to the domain is automatically replicated to the secondary, when you add a user, group, machine it gets replicated.
>> I have a Samba AD DC which replicates to a W2K8 R2 and I can even select DCs and chnage whichever I want and changes are instantly replicated between DCs.
> OK, that's what I thought it should do (which is what happens with DHCP and BIND secondary servers in our network).
> So, I guess it's a Samba DC1 to Samba DC2 issue then?
> I have read quite a bit on this.
> Like many others, I followed the instructions to the letter, kinit, provision, DNS check, CNAME addition, etc.... all appear to be fine.
> I am just worried that this Secondary DC is not replicating.

Im no expert nor a deceloper just a suggestion. Do you see any WERR_OK when you start samba like -M single -d4. 

That's what I see on my logs when changes are made on any DC. 

> So, should I try an after hours fix it?
> * stop Samba
> * git pull

Make clean

> * make, install
> * restart Samba
> on both DCs.
> How does that sound?

IF ITS not a production system try re provision and set replication again. 

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