[Samba] Samba AD DC Replication Problems due to missing schema comparison support

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Mon Oct 21 17:05:17 MDT 2013

On Mon, 2013-10-21 at 16:30 -0600, Nick Couchman wrote:
> > 
> > We have a series of patches to fix this, but these have not yet hit
> > master due to issues in the patches, and some of the complexity
> > involved.  We hope to have them in for 4.2, sadly they were too risky to
> > rush for 4.1. 
> > 
> > Sorry,
> > 
> > Andrew Bartlett
> > 
> Thanks for the info, Andrew - I will look forward to 4.2 and monitor
> replication issues in the meantime to try to verify this doesn't
> happen, again.  Are they definitely slated for 4.2, or is there a
> chance they'll make it into a later 4.1 release?

4.2 at this point.  It changes the low-level comparison routines, and
that isn't a trivial change.  We avoided being bitten once already by
avoiding our instinct to backport every AD-related change, and it's
better if we just leave stable releases as stable releases. 

Andrew Bartlett

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Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org

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