[Samba] Attempting to expunge tombstones with samba-tool

lingpanda101 lingpanda101 at gmail.com
Thu Oct 27 16:39:32 UTC 2016

On 10/26/2016 6:46 PM, Garming Sam via samba wrote:
> This is almost certainly because of a build artifact.
> python/samba/netcmd/time.py was renamed to nettime.py but there is
> likely to be a time.pyc file floating around in your directories.
> The reason it was renamed was so that the samba tool time command wasn't
> confused with the python time module, but this necessarily causes issues
> with existing installs unfortunately. The fix is mostly simple, just to
> remove any conflicting files but until then, it will trigger issues like
> these.
> Cheers,
> Garming

I removed both /samba/netcmd/time.py and time.pyc. This allowed the 
command to succeed.

samba-tool domain tombstones expunge
Removed 0 objects and 0 links successfully

Unfortunately it didn't remove the errors.  Is this bug 
https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=12385 patched in 4.5.1? Thanks.

- James

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