Review request: DNS server implementation

simo idra at
Wed Oct 13 05:57:38 MDT 2010

On Wed, 2010-10-13 at 09:20 +1100, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> I shared Simo's view that we didn't want to get into the DNS server
> game, until I started working with Tridge on this.  I've never even
> tried to get this working, but from numerous reports this is currently
> this is the single most unreliable aspect of our provision and
> HOWTO.  

Just my 2c.
We automated the installation of bind + our ldap backend in freeipa
pretty easily. Granted it would have to be adjusted to fit other
distributions due to where they place files, but that is simply a matter
of making some paths in the python scripts a variable.


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer <simo at>
Principal Software Engineer at Red Hat, Inc. <simo at>

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