Samba4 RC1: bind DNS failure

Ricky Nance ricky.nance at
Thu Sep 13 19:22:20 MDT 2012

I just thought all other software he ran was completely bug free in the
alpha/beta/rc stages... (or even final release for that matter). Bug free
doesn't exist in ANY software I run, but I have to cope and either figure
out a workaround or call support.


On Thu, Sep 13, 2012 at 6:27 PM, Jeremy Allison <jra at> wrote:

> On Fri, Sep 14, 2012 at 01:18:35AM +0200, Kai Blin wrote:
> > On 2012-09-13 20:46, steve wrote:
> >
> > Hi Steve,
> >
> > > What we were expecting with RC1 was 'as you were' as of the last beta9.
> > > RC's are normally as bulletproof as you can get them. But in this case
> > > we decided to introduce new features. Great for first adopters.
> > > Disastrous for those of us who have struggled through the years. .  How
> > > wrong could we have been.
> >
> > I'm sorry the switch caused trouble. But I would still like to point out
> > that we're talking about pre-release software here, and the changes are
> > clearly mentioned in the release notes and WHATSNEW.txt. I think it's
> > unfair to claim (as you did in another mail in this thread) that this
> > isn't documented.
> Kai,
>         Don't let "steve" get you down. I used to take him seriously,
> but came to realize he's the most useful kind of troll. He'll complain
> bitterly about *everything*, but he has to keep taking whatever abuse
> we throw at him because he has literally no where else to go :-).
> So that means whatever goes wrong he'll keep running it and testing
> it for us because otherwise what else would he do with his time ?
> :-).
> Jeremy.


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