[Samba] [Announce] Samba 4.1.0 Available for Download

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Oct 15 20:50:39 MDT 2013

On Tue, 2013-10-15 at 09:41 +0200, Antun Horvat wrote:
> Hello,
> I have a question about the upgrade process.
> Is it possible to configure, make and make install the newer version of 
> samba and then just restart the old samba process via "service samba 
> restart"?  Would that work, or would it just corrupt the database.

In general, yes.  If you are running the AD DC, take the opportunity to
run 'samba-tool dbcheck' because often we find and fix errors that were
caused or allowed to persist in earlier versions. 

Andrew Bartlett

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

More information about the samba mailing list