tool for creating a TDB file out of a tdbdump output


' tdbrestore 'u tdbrestore {tdbfilename}


This tool is part of the samba (1) suite .

tdbrestore is a very simple utility that (Aqrestores (Aq the contents of dump file into TDB (Trivial DataBase) file . The dump file is obtained from the tdbdump command .

This tool wait on the standard input for the content of the dump and will write the tdb in the tdbfilename parameter .

This tool can be used for unpacking the content of tdb as backup mean .


This man page is correct for version 3 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 . This tool was initially written by Volker Lendecke based on an idea by Simon McVittie .

The tdbrestore man page was written by Matthieu Patou .

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