[Samba] samba-tool domain backup online

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Nov 17 08:25:02 UTC 2020

On Tue, 2020-11-17 at 21:09 +1300, Stacey Richards via samba wrote:
> Hello,
> Can the samba-tool domain backup online command backup the domain
> from any
> DC in the domain or does --server= need to specify a server with a
> particular FSMO role?

It should work against any DC, it just does the same as a domain join.

> I can run the samba-tool domain backup online successfully when I
> specify
> one of my two DCs in --server= but not the other. Is this to be
> expected?

No.  That is unusual.

What is the error?

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                       https://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team  https://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT          

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