[Samba] Doubt about Global Catalog on Samba 4

Adam Tauno Williams awilliam at whitemice.org
Tue Dec 13 19:52:11 UTC 2016

> > Initially, it appears to have worked. ...
> > It shows the same on one of the S4 DCs, but the
> > DomainDnsZonesMasterRole still shows as "no current owner" on the
> > third S4 DC [all Sernet 4.5.2].  Argh.
> You could try checking the database on the third DC, 'samba-tool
> dbcheck --help' for more info.
> You could also try forcing replication to the third DC, 'samba-tool
> drs replicate --help' for more info.

The full-sync reports success, but the issue is not resolved on the
third DC.

[root at larkin28 ~]# samba-tool drs replicate  --full-sync
larkin28.micore.us larkin27.micore.us DC=micore,DC=us
Replicate from larkin27.micore.us to larkin28.micore.us was successful.
[root at larkin28 ~]# samba-tool fsmo show
SchemaMasterRole owner: CN=NTDS Settings,CN=TEMP2008R2DC,...
InfrastructureMasterRole owner: CN=NTDS Settings,CN=LARKIN27,...
RidAllocationMasterRole owner: CN=NTDS Settings,CN=LARKIN27,...
PdcEmulationMasterRole owner: CN=NTDS Settings,CN=LARKIN27,...
DomainNamingMasterRole owner: CN=NTDS Settings,CN=LARKIN27,...
DomainDnsZonesMasterRole has no current owner
ForestDnsZonesMasterRole owner: CN=NTDS Settings,CN=LARKIN27,...

Adam Tauno Williams <mailto:awilliam at whitemice.org> GPG D95ED383
Systems Administrator, Python Developer, LPI / NCLA

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