[Samba] Samba-4.11 AD DC provisioning fails

James B. Byrne byrnejb at harte-lyne.ca
Fri Jun 5 13:45:07 UTC 2020

On Thu, June 4, 2020 12:08, Rowland penny wrote:

> I think your problem is that you removed /var/db/samba4 and Samba
> expects it to exist and the provision fails when it tries to create
> /var/db/samba4/private
> Rowland

However, does 'samba-tool domain provision' not have to create that directory
in the first instance?  As far as I am aware there is no /var/db/samba4/ before
provisioning for the first time.  So why should a missing /var/db/samba4/ be a
problem when restarting from scratch?

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