[Samba] ERROR: Transfer of 'pdc' role failed: Failed FSMO transfer: WERR_GEN_FAILURE

Matthias Leopold matthias.leopold at meduniwien.ac.at
Fri Jan 22 14:41:02 UTC 2021

Am 22.01.21 um 15:32 schrieb Rowland penny via samba:
> On 22/01/2021 14:23, Matthias Leopold via samba wrote:
>>> Are the correct FSMO role owners shown ?
>> I don't know how to determine "correct".
> 'correct' would be if you expect 'DC01' to hold all the FSMO roles.
Yes, result is always as expected.

>> After I do "samba-tool fsmo transfer" for each role, the output of 
>> 'samba-tool fsmo show' changes accordingly. The only thing is that I 
>> get the mentioned error when transferring the PDC role.
> Does this happen if you use 'all' instead of individual Fsmo roles ?
It happens with 'samba-tool fsmo transfer --role=all' (which terminates 
at that point) and with 'samba-tool fsmo transfer --role=pdc'


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