[Samba] 4.7.x -> 4.9.x upgrade

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Thu Feb 28 10:22:39 UTC 2019

On Thu, 28 Feb 2019 10:42:54 +0100
Dario Lesca via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> Il giorno gio, 14/02/2019 alle 20.22 +0000, Rowland Penny via samba ha
> scritto:
> > > if you can't do a dist-upgrade and just reboot it's a bug
> > 
> > We know it is a bug:
> > https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=13760
> I can also update from 4.7.x to 4.8.x, then 4.8.x to 4.9.x.
> Also in this case  can occur some problems?
> Thanks

I tested this, and updating as you suggested, worked. I note that
Andrew has now come to the same conclusion as I did, upgrading directly
from 4.7.x to 4.9.x leads to Samba thinking it is now using the GUID

You could try Andrews suggestion, upgrade directly, then run 'ldbedit'
on sam.ldb


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