upgradeprovision fails if sysvol directory is missing

Bug #930370 reported by Lohith on 2012-02-10
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This bug affects 4 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
samba
Fix Released
Medium
samba4 (Ubuntu)
Medium
Jelmer Vernooij
Precise
High
Unassigned

Bug Description

The error came up after I restarted the system and was trying to report a "system problem"

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: samba4 4.0.0~alpha17.dfsg2-1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.2.0-15.24-generic 3.2.5
Uname: Linux 3.2.0-15-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
ApportVersion: 1.91-0ubuntu1
Architecture: amd64
CrashCounter: 1
Date: Fri Feb 10 11:47:59 2012
ExecutablePath: /usr/share/samba/setup/upgradeprovision
InterpreterPath: /usr/bin/python2.7
ProcCmdline: python /usr/share/samba/setup/upgradeprovision --full
ProcEnviron:
 PATH=(custom, no user)
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
PythonArgs: ['/usr/share/samba/setup/upgradeprovision', '--full']
SourcePackage: samba4
Title: upgradeprovision crashed with TypeError in copytree(): coercing to Unicode: need string or buffer, NoneType found
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to precise on 2012-02-08 (2 days ago)
UserGroups:

Lohith (lohithreddym) wrote :
tags: removed: need-duplicate-check
Jelmer Vernooij (jelmer) on 2012-02-26
visibility: private → public
summary: - upgradeprovision crashed with TypeError in copytree(): coercing to
- Unicode: need string or buffer, NoneType found
+ upgradeprovision fails if sysvol directory is missing
Changed in samba4 (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → Medium
assignee: nobody → Jelmer Vernooij (jelmer)
Jelmer Vernooij (jelmer) wrote :

Fixed in Samba master.

Changed in samba4 (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → In Progress
Jelmer Vernooij (jelmer) wrote :

This fix landed in alpha19.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package samba4 - 4.0.0~alpha19+dfsg1-7

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samba4 (4.0.0~alpha19+dfsg1-7) unstable; urgency=low

  * Only update smb.conf if it exists. Closes: #670560
  * Automatically add shares required for active directory controllers if they
    don't exist. Closes: #670558

 -- Jelmer Vernooij <email address hidden> Thu, 26 Apr 2012 19:59:26 +0200

Changed in samba4 (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
Jelmer Vernooij (jelmer) on 2012-10-13
Changed in samba4 (Ubuntu Precise):
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → High
assignee: nobody → Jelmer Vernooij (jelmer)
Jelmer Vernooij (jelmer) on 2012-10-14
Changed in samba4 (Ubuntu Precise):
status: Triaged → In Progress
Changed in samba:
importance: Unknown → Medium
status: Unknown → Fix Released
Jelmer Vernooij (jelmer) on 2012-12-04
Changed in samba4 (Ubuntu Precise):
status: In Progress → Triaged
assignee: Jelmer Vernooij (jelmer) → nobody
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