Fix: IPv6 reverse DNS zone handling

Kai Blin kai at
Mon Mar 12 04:15:13 MDT 2012

On 2012-03-11 11:48, Marcel Ritter wrote:

Hi Marcel,

> Looking at the samba4 code, it looks like reverse zone handling is
> only done for IPv4 zones (ending in "").
> Handling of IPv6 zones (ending in "") is missing.
> The attached patch fixes that behavior .
> IPv6 reverse zones work, PTR records can be added (only tested from
> MMC, not yet with "samba-tool dns"), and nslookup/dig return valid
> entries.

The patches look sane to me, thanks a lot. I'd prefer to let Amitay
have a look at them before pushing, the dnsserver RPC handler is his code.


Kai Blin
Worldforge developer
Wine developer
Samba team member

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