[Samba] samba 4.7->4.8 in place upgrade

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sat Mar 24 02:04:14 UTC 2018

On Fri, 2018-03-23 at 10:44 -0400, lingpanda101 via samba wrote:
> Andrew in another topic discussed the issue. See below.
> "This is the failed re-index thing we had brought up by a number of
> other posters late last week.  I'll be working on that today.
> Run the sambaundoguidindex script and stay with 4.7 for now until I can
> fix it.  A patch for (what I think is) the core issue is in master, I
> just need to make the re-index also bulletproof.
> Sadly we allow a transaction with a partial re-index to succeed where
> we need to actually ensure if that if index operations fail (ever) that
> we prevent transactions from being committed.
> Andrew Bartlett"

That is still the situation.  I got caught up on the CI issue all week
but this is still a priority for me.  I'm pretty sure the patch is the
one I pointed to, but I need to write tests and a way to ensure this
can't ever happen again.

Sorry for the delay,

Andrew Bartlett

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Authentication Developer, Samba Team  http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT          http://catalyst.net.nz/services/samba

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