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upgrade to Natty failed to finish, with an error related to samba4, failed to load modules from /usr/lib/samba/ldb.

Now I am unable to update or run Synaptic. How can I fix this?

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This question should instead be filed as a bug report, thanks! Instructions here. –  Jorge Castro Feb 3 '12 at 0:36
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The easiest way to fix this is probably to run "dpkg --purge samba4" in a terminal to uninstall Samba 4. We are also working on an update which fixes this particular error.

Samba 4 is an experimental version of Samba. If you just need file sharing, I would recommend using the "samba" package (Samba 3) instead.

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