[Samba] Joining a Windows Server 2008 R2 to existing Samba4 domain
chrisa at acs-info.co.uk
Mon Oct 17 16:32:34 UTC 2016
Unfortunately, I have around 600 of these errors.
I've tested manually deleting an offending entry using ldbedit -H and the
subsequent dbcheck test goes down by 1 so this would suggest that I can fix
it this way... although not sure if this is:
a. A good idea
b: The best way to fix this.
Any pointers most welcome.
On 14 October 2016 at 15:35, Chris Alavoine <chrisa at acs-info.co.uk> wrote:
> Hi Marc,
> Thanks for your reply.
> We are using BIND9_DLZ currently as the DNS backend
> I manually selected a replication partner (the FSMO roles DC).
> We do have some errors when doing a dbcheck but I'm not able to fix them.
> I've detailed this in another post.
> Here is an example of each type:
> *ERROR: incorrect GUID component for member in object
> CN=examplegroup,OU=Groups,DC=example,DC=internal,DC=com -
> *ERROR: incorrect DN string component for member in object
> CN=admin-group-001,OU=Groups,DC=example,DC=internal,DC=com -
> *unable to find object for DN
> CN=test.user2,CN=Users,DC=example,DC=internal,DC=com - (No such Base DN:
> *Not removing dangling forward link*
> I have edited these entries to maintain anonymity.
> Any ideas on how to remove these errors?
> Thanks again,
> On 14 October 2016 at 15:17, Marc Muehlfeld <mmuehlfeld at samba.org> wrote:
>> Hi Chris,
>> Am 14.10.2016 um 11:53 schrieb Chris Alavoine via samba:
>> > https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Joining_a_Windows_Server_20
>> > but have never managed to get full replication working.
>> > Could this be because I'm coming from a classicupgrade? Has anyone else
>> > there managed to get this working?
>> I'm the author of this documentation. I recently rewrote it and at the
>> same time retested the procedure with 4.5.0 and everything worked.
>> However, I know this does not help you. :-)
>> * What DNS back end do you use? Internal or BIND9_DLZ?
>> * Did you let 2008 auto-select a replication partner during the dcpromo
>> or did you select a specific DC?
>> * Does "samba-tool dbcheck --cross-ncs" shows any errors? Fix them.
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