[Samba] need help cleaning up my smb3 databases to complete smb4 classic upgrade

Marc Muehlfeld mmuehlfeld at samba.org
Mon May 19 13:38:40 MDT 2014

Hello Adam,

Am 19.05.2014 10:53, schrieb Adam Wojnarski:
> My issue is:
> How do i find the offending sid in my old dbs and get rid of it?

What kind of backend do you use on your classic domain?

> I got my samba 4 from git://git.samba.org/samba.git samba-master
> my smb3 server is a an ancient fedora build samba-3.2.15-0.36.fc10.x86_64 -
> am I right to think that upgrading it to a current 3.x line version might
> help things or will the db's collect even more garbage with the upgrade? A
> few people managed it before me so I don't know it's full history.

If you have any concerns, you can simply update to 4.1.7 and if
everything works like it should, then do the classicupgrade to AD a few
days later.

But why do you want to use a developer/git version and not a released
one (4.1.7)? Releases are stable. I would not run a git version in


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