[Samba] domain online backup

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Tue Jun 18 12:07:25 UTC 2019

On 18/06/2019 13:02, lists via samba wrote:
> Hi,
> On 18-6-2019 12:57, Rowland penny via samba wrote:
>> I have just tried this as root and it worked for me:
>> samba-tool domain backup online --server=dc4 --targetdir=/backup 
>> -Urowland at samdom.example.com
>> When I tried to run it as normal user, it threw an error because the 
>> user wasn't allowed access to the backup dir, allowing the user 
>> access cured this and it then worked:
>> SAMDOM\rowland at dc4:/root$ samba-tool domain backup online 
>> --server=dc4 --targetdir=/backup -Urowland at samdom.example.com
>> I get asked for the users password before anything happens, I don't 
>> get asked again.
> I can confirm that here.
> My question was really why it works for one user, and not for another. 
> Both are Domain Admins, and it makes no difference if I use kerberos 
> or NTLM.
My only thought is, are they both Unix domain users ?


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