[Samba] Online Backup fails

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Tue Nov 13 10:24:31 UTC 2018

On Tue, 13 Nov 2018 10:58:32 +0100
admins aixtema via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> Hi,
> its all local at my linux machine
> what i did:
> mkdir -p /mnt/backupsamba/
> samba-tool  domain backup online --server=localhost 
> --targetdir=/mnt/backupsamba/ -U Administrator
> and then got the message
> i use bind9 as dns backend, not the internal
>   File 
> "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/samba/netcmd/domain_backup.py",
> line 228, in run
>      dns_backend='SAMBA_INTERNAL', targetdir=tmpdir)

I don't think that has anything to do with your problem. Why have you
used a directory in '/mnt' ?
Directories in '/mnt' are usually mounted from somewhere else.

I think your problem is that '/mnt/backupsamba/' just isn't big enough.


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