samba 4 rc1: internal dns

Ricky Nance ricky.nance at
Fri Sep 14 08:29:30 MDT 2012

Aggravating... /etc/resolv.conf
On Sep 14, 2012 9:27 AM, "Ricky Nance" <ricky.nance at>

> Phone auto corrected that... /etc/resolve.conf
> On Sep 14, 2012 9:26 AM, "Ricky Nance" <ricky.nance at>
> wrote:
>> For the initial join you just need to make sure that your
>> /etc/resolved.conf is pointed at your main AD DC. After that samba can be
>> configured with internal DNS. Look back on the list a few days for more
>> info on it, documentation is being worked on. Remember if you are using the
>> git version that you are using 'cutting edge' code, so documentation may
>> not quite keep up with it :-) .
>> Ricky
>> On Sep 14, 2012 9:07 AM, "mpe" <michele at> wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>> I'm trying to join my rc1 with an existing AD, but there is no how-to
>>> that I can follow for setup the internal dns.
>>> If I run the "bin/samba-tool domain join mydomain.local" command,
>>> samba-tool expect that the mydomain.local are reachable. But since I want
>>> to use internal dns server, the dns aren't yet working ;)
>>> So, I do it?
>>> Another question: where is the documentation for the internal server?
>>> Where I can find the configuration files, forwarders, etc...?
>>> Thanks,
>>> Michele

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