[Samba] Problem with Classic-Migration and Sernet Samba4 Packages

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Thu Oct 10 15:26:09 MDT 2013

On Thu, 2013-10-10 at 13:18 +0200, Achim Gottinger wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm testing an classic migration from samba3/openldap to samba4 on 
> debian wheezy. Last time i did this i used an self compiled samba4 
> installation. I followed the howto and used openldap with an cloned db 
> on my new server. Now I try the same with sernet's samba4 packages. But 
> sernet-samba-ad does already provide ldap and slapd services and also 
> has ldap-server and slapd in "Breaks" so installing slapd is not possible.
> As an quick workaround I edited /var/lib/dpkg/status and removed 
> ldap-server and slap from the sernet-samba-ad "Breaks" definitions and 
> remove ldap and slapd from the line "Provides:" in 
> /etc/init.d/serner-samba-ad. Aftewards slapd installed without errors.
> Thought i post this here, since slapd can also be used as an ldap proxy 
> in conjunction with samba4.

Please provide that feedback back to SerNET.  I also don't think the
packages should be described as breaking each other. 

Andrew Bartlett

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

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