[Samba] Samba_backup for TDB files

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sun Mar 23 23:18:36 MDT 2014

On Sun, 2014-03-23 at 09:46 +0100, gulikoza wrote:
> Hello,
> In the Backup and Recovery it states that .ldb and *.tdb files can be  
> backuped online with 'tdbbackup', but the samba_backup script only uses  
> tdbbackup for .ldb, the .tdb files are simply tared from the source  
> directory. Is this safe?

No, it isn't safe.  Patches to improve it are very welcome!


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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