[Samba] 4.2 git to stable 4.1 overwrite

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Mon Jan 13 21:32:01 MST 2014

On Mon, 2014-01-13 at 14:57 +0100, steve wrote:
> Hi
> Politics dictate I go from an everything-works 4.2 git ad-DC to stable.
> I have built the latest 4.1 source. Tomorrow I have downtime. I propose
> to:
> Shut down the other DC
> Then, on the git DC:
> rsync /usr/local/samba somewhere safe
> and
> make install
> from the 4.1 folder over what's already there.
> Restart
> Restart the other DC.
> Does that get me there?

As long as you have good backups, I don't see any major issues.  The AD
DC is not very different between these two trees. 

Andrew Bartlett

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

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