New added DNS entries are not resolveable

Marc Muehlfeld Marc.Muehlfeld at
Sat Nov 10 02:56:11 MST 2012

Am 10.11.2012 02:17, schrieb Paul Kölle:
>> [root at Test_DC1 local]# host -t A
>> Host not found: 2(SERVFAIL)
>                                         ^^^^^^^^^^^^
> why does it add .localdomain?

This was my fault in this example. I forgot the "." in the end of the entry I 
had requested. "host -t A" was the correct 
command. Without it, the search domain from resolve.conf was added (what was 
on the test environment "localdomain" at this moment).

Amitay meanwhile found the issue: In dns/sam.ldb.d there should be hard links 
to files in sam.ldb.d, but this got lost and so there were two different 


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