[Samba] Joining a Windows Server 2008 R2 to existing Samba4 domain
chrisa at acs-info.co.uk
Tue Oct 18 15:27:01 UTC 2016
Just saw your message on the lists about adding a tombstone command by
I appear to have domain.py
in /usr/local/samba/lib/python2.7/site-packages/samba/netcmd, do I need to
do something to activate this?
On 17 October 2016 at 17:32, Chris Alavoine <chrisa at acs-info.co.uk> wrote:
> Hi Marc,
> 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 out
>>> > 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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