[Samba] dbcheck reporting errors

Rowland Penny rowlandpenny241155 at gmail.com
Tue Dec 1 11:50:40 UTC 2015

On 01/12/15 11:16, samba list wrote:
> Hi all,
> Our domain is running perfectly, but for the fun of it, I tried a 
> samba-tool dbcheck, and (unexpected actually!) it returned many 
> errors, on many users, like this:
>> ERROR: wrongly formatted userParameters on 
>> CN=username1,CN=Users,DC=samba,DC=company,DC=com, should not be 
>> psudo-UTF8 encoded
>> Not changing userParameters from UTF8 encoding on 
>> CN=username1,CN=Users,DC=samba,DC=company,DC=com
> (yes: it says "psudo-UTF8")
> This is Version 4.2.5-SerNet-Debian-8.wheezy (upgraded from 4.1.17) in 
> an AD config. We mostly use ADUC to manage users.
> Are we having problems, without feeling it (yet)..?
> MJ

Not sure, what you have proved is that Andrew Bartlett cannot spell 
'pseudo' :-D

Have a look at this thread here:



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