d.dario76 at gmail.com
Tue Mar 13 04:17:09 MDT 2012
On Tue, 2012-03-13 at 20:03 +1100, Amitay Isaacs wrote:
> Hi Daniele,
> On Tue, Mar 13, 2012 at 6:40 PM, Daniele Dario <d.dario76 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi Amitay,
> > On Tue, 2012-03-13 at 12:13 +1100, Amitay Isaacs wrote:
> >> Hi Greg,
> >> On Sat, Mar 10, 2012 at 2:45 PM, Greg Dickie <greg at justaguy.ca> wrote:
> >> >
> >> > Sounds great. Totally ready to be the guinea pig, just let me know what
> >> > you need. One small question though. Is the ultimate goal to use a
> >> > builtin DNS server? I thought this bind9 implementation was pretty cool.
> >> > Is it missing anything that's required?
> >> >
> >> > Thanks for the quick response guys,
> >> > Greg
> >> I have updated samba_upgradedns script now to handle upgrading dns
> >> provision even after domain join. The new code is in my dns-wip
> >> branch.
> >> git://git.samba.org/amitay/samba.git
> >> You can run samba_upgradedns multiple times without any side effects.
> >> Let me know if that works for you.
> >> The ultimate goal is to use built-in dns server, so that samba does
> >> not have to depend on external programs (BIND) for running. For time
> >> being, BIND9 option is supported till built-in dns server becomes
> >> fully operational.
> >> Amitay.
> > do you mean that is possible to use upgradedns to provision the dns
> > partitions on a samba4 DC already joined to a domain?
> Yes, that's correct. You can run samba_upgradedns on any provision and
> it should upgrade it to use AD based backend.
> > If I catched I will use it on my secondary DC (primary is also samba4)
> > to have also a secondary DNS. Does it also start replication of the dns
> > partitions between the DCs?
> DNS partitions do get replicated, but you might have to restart the
> secondary DC to get them correctly replicating. There is an issue
> regarding msDs-hasMasterNCs attribute, which has yet to be resolved. I
> haven't tried to set up a DNS server on a secondary DC using
> replicated DNS as yet.
> > If yes, which is the best way to proceed?
> > My idea is to upgrade secondary DC to latest git source, pull your
> > branch to obtain upgradedns than run it from the secondary DC.
> You can use my dns-wip branch. First make sure that the partitions are
> getting replicated. Once you confirm that, run samba_dnsupgrade on the
> secondary DC to setup a AD database for BIND in dns/ directory.
> Finally run BIND with DLZ on secondary DC. Obviously this hasn't been
> tested, so your feedback is most welcome. :)
I started replication between DCs using
samba-tool drs replicate kdc02 kdc01
DC=DomainDnsZones,DC=saitelitalia,DC=local and reverse (kdc01->kdc02)
now drs showrepl seems correct also for that partitions.
I'm cloning dns-wip branch and when done I'll be back with results.
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