samba 4 rc1: internal dns

Rowland Penny repenny at
Mon Sep 17 03:56:46 MDT 2012

On 17/09/12 08:35, mpe wrote:
> On 15/09/2012 10:31, Rowland Penny wrote:
>>> So, except to rebuild the dns client, I haven't possibility to update
>>> dns?
>>> From my point of view this is a big limit since it does not give the
>>> possibility of "./configure && make && make install + samba-tool
>>> domain join" and enjoy ;)
>>> Thanks,
>>> Michele
>> Well if you are compiling & installing samba4 you are 99% of the way
>> there, you just need an nsupdate command that recognises -g, so you may
>> have to compile bind9-utils or find a ready made package.
>> What OS are you using? because you seem to be the only one that is
>> having this problem. It may be, once we know your OS, somebody may be
>> able to offer further advice.
>> Rowland
> Debian 4.
> I know that it's quite old, but it's the unique server that now I have 
> near me for try a samba3-to-samba4 switch.
> Thanks,
> Michele
Yikes! a 5 year old distro that is no longer maintained, could you 
possibly upgrade it to a newer version or install a newer distro. I use 
Ubuntu 12.04, others use Centos6x or fedora etc


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