ntdbrestore - tool for creating a NTDB file out of a ntdbdump output
This tool is part of the samba
is a very simple utility that 'restores' the contents of dump
file into NTDB (New Trivial DataBase) file. The dump file is obtained from the
ntdbdump or tdbdump commands.
This tool wait on the standard input for the content of the dump and will write
the ntdb in the ntdbfilename parameter.
This tool can be used to translate between ntdb and tdb files by dumping and
This man page is correct for version 4 of the Samba suite.
The original Samba software and related utilities were created by Andrew
Tridgell. Samba is now developed by the Samba Team as an Open Source project
similar to the way the Linux kernel is developed. ntdbrestore was written by
Rusty Russell based on tdbrestore, which was initially written by Volker
Lendecke based on an idea by Simon McVittie.
The ntdbrestore man page was written by Rusty Russell, based on the tdbrestore
man page by Matthieu Patou.