[Samba] Samba-4.11 AD DC provisioning fails

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Fri Jun 5 14:00:35 UTC 2020

On 05/06/2020 14:45, James B. Byrne wrote:
> 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?

It appears to be failing at the creation of the 'private' dir e.g. mkdir 

It expects '/path/to' to exist at that point.

Normally '/path/to' does exist, at least on Debian it does.


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