[Samba] Upgrading from Debian Stretch to Buster, Van Belle package

L.P.H. van Belle belle at bazuin.nl
Fri Jun 19 23:39:52 UTC 2020

looks like you have apt pinning enables.my repo is set to 500
default is 990. 

check /etc/apt/ and it's contents


Op 19 jun. 2020 17:54 schreef "Stefan G. Weichinger via samba" <samba at lists.samba.org>:

Am 19.06.20 um 17:11 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger via samba:

> Am 19.12.19 um 19:15 schrieb Lmloge via samba:


>> When upgrading use : apt-get dist-upgrade --autoremove

>> Which is needed to replace and remove optional samba packages.

>> In the step from 4.10 to 4.11 the upgrade might stop.

>> Then use: apt --fix-broken install

>> That should remove libldb1 and upgrade contineus with installing libldb2.


> hijacking this older thread now:


> Did an upgrade from Debian 9.12 to Buster now ...


> libldb2 is not found in any repo, so only get samba-4.9.5 from debian repos:




> # apt-cache policy samba

> samba:

>   Installiert:           2:4.9.5+dfsg-5+deb10u1

>   Installationskandidat: 2:4.9.5+dfsg-5+deb10u1

>   Versionstabelle:

>      2:4.10.15+dfsg-0.1buster1 500

>         500 http://apt.van-belle.nl/debian buster-samba410/main amd64

> Packages

>  *** 2:4.9.5+dfsg-5+deb10u1 990

>         990 http://security.debian.org buster/updates/main amd64 Packages

>         100 /var/lib/dpkg/status



> # apt-cache policy libldb2

> N: Paket libldb2 kann nicht gefunden werden.


> Tried rm-ing samba, winbind, libldb1 ... some "--autoremove" and

> "--distupgrade" ... hmm, hints welcome.


> After 4.10 I'd like to go to 4.11.x as well.

Maybe this helps someone to spot my mistakes:

# dpkg -l | egrep "samba|winbind|libwb|ldb|tdb|tevent|talloc"

ii  libldb1:amd64                  2:1.5.1+really1.4.6-3        amd64

     LDAP-like embedded database - shared library

ii  libnss-winbind:amd64           2:4.9.5+dfsg-5+deb10u1       amd64

     Samba nameservice integration plugins

ii  libntdb1:amd64                 1.0-9+b1                     amd64

     New Trivial Database - shared library

ii  libtalloc2:amd64               2.3.1-0.1buster1             amd64

     hierarchical pool based memory allocator

ii  libtdb1:amd64                  1.3.16-2+b1                  amd64

     Trivial Database - shared library

ii  libtevent0:amd64               0.10.2-0.1buster1            amd64

     talloc-based event loop library - shared library

ii  libwbclient0:amd64             2:4.9.5+dfsg-5+deb10u1       amd64

     Samba winbind client library

ii  python-ldb                     2:1.5.1+really1.4.6-3        amd64

     Python bindings for LDB

ii  python-ntdb                    1.0-9+b1                     amd64

     Python bindings for NTDB

ii  python-samba                   2:4.9.5+dfsg-5+deb10u1       amd64

     Python bindings for Samba

ii  python-talloc:amd64            2.1.14-2                     amd64

     hierarchical pool based memory allocator - Python bindings

ii  python-tdb                     1.3.16-2+b1                  amd64

     Python bindings for TDB

ii  samba                          2:4.9.5+dfsg-5+deb10u1       amd64

     SMB/CIFS file, print, and login server for Unix

ii  samba-common                   2:4.9.5+dfsg-5+deb10u1       all

     common files used by both the Samba server and client

ii  samba-common-bin               2:4.9.5+dfsg-5+deb10u1       amd64

     Samba common files used by both the server and the client

ii  samba-dsdb-modules:amd64       2:4.9.5+dfsg-5+deb10u1       amd64

     Samba Directory Services Database

ii  samba-libs:amd64               2:4.9.5+dfsg-5+deb10u1       amd64

     Samba core libraries

ii  samba-vfs-modules:amd64        2:4.9.5+dfsg-5+deb10u1       amd64

     Samba Virtual FileSystem plugins

ii  tdb-tools                      1.3.16-2+b1                  amd64

     Trivial Database - bundled binaries

ii  winbind                        2:4.9.5+dfsg-5+deb10u1       amd64

     service to resolve user and group information from Windows NT servers


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