[Samba] How to fully remove entries to dead windows server

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Thu Jul 16 08:17:27 UTC 2020

On 16/07/2020 09:10, Peter Pollock wrote:
> Thank you! I thought remove-other-dead-server was only for linux 
> servers that had died.
> That did the trick though.
> It didn't, however, fix the weird replication reports, and I just 
> noticed that the Outbound ones are also weird - in that they don't 
> have any timestamps at all.
> C=ForestDnsZones,DC=my,DC=domain
>         Default-First-Site-Name\DC2 via RPC
>                 DSA object GUID: d0ab7757-99e0-4104-a22d-60e4b318e1b4
>                 Last attempt @ NTTIME(0) was successful
>                 0 consecutive failure(s).
>                 Last success @ NTTIME(0)
> But I ran the remove-other-dead-server on DC2 and DC1 recognized the 
> removal immediately so replication must be working. Should I just 
> ignore it?

I would, in the short term, monitor it, it may just clear itself, if it 
doesn't, it needs to be looked at.


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