[Samba] Need another workaround for FSMO transfer problem

John Lewis oflameo2 at gmail.com
Wed May 27 18:33:59 MDT 2015

On 05/26/2015 07:34 AM, Rowland Penny wrote:
> On 26/05/15 03:05, John Lewis wrote:
>> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Flexible_Single-Master_Operations_%28FSMO%29_roles#Transfering_a_FSMO_role
>> I ran into that while trying to rebuild my LXC's as Debian 8. The
>> proposed work arrounds assume you have access to a Windows Domain
>> controller in your domain, and I don't. Is there anything else I can do
>> to get all 7 Roles moved to my other domain controller so I can
>> rebuild it?
> Funny you should say that, I have a patch pending to show all 7 modes
> and to seize them, I am also working on the transfer, but this seems
> to be a lot more complex and is proving troublesome.
> Rowland
Can you link me to your patches so that I may rebuild my samba packages
with them applied or learn what the seizing process is so I can complete
it by editing the ldap tree with ldbedit? Perhaps I should check the
development mailing list.

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