[Samba] migrate samba domain controller to CTDB

Marko Bencek marko.bencek at gmail.com
Wed May 27 02:29:19 MDT 2015

The show stopper like this would be noticed by other users so I
upgraded to samba4 ( 4.0.0-66.el6_6.rc4 )  and all of the sudden it
works as expected.
The samba 3.6.23-14.el6_6 obviously doesn't work properly with ctdb
2.5.1-1.el6 on centos 6.6.

On Tue, May 26, 2015 at 4:14 PM, Marko Bencek <marko.bencek at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> I am trying to migrate samba domain controller (version 3.6, passdb
> backend = tdbsam) to a new clustered environment with CTDB (same samba
> version). I have a functional ceph storage and the ctdbd configured
> according to the documentation.
> However, all available guides are for the fresh installations and I
> can't migrate current data into the CTDB.
> Simply restoring tdb database into the CTDB doesn't work and it ends
> with the following error:
> 2015/05/25 22:25:04.849302 [ 5636]: Invalid version of database dump.
> File is version 7308332182664266836 but expected version was 1
> Converting tdb database with ltdbtool doesn't bring any joy too.
> How to import tdb samba databases into the ctdb?
> Thanks, Marko

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