Samba 4 internal DNS question

Günter Kukkukk linux at
Mon Feb 4 17:13:40 MST 2013

Am Montag, 4. Februar 2013, 16:38:13 schrieb Mark Pilant:
> I'm trying to track down an issue where it appears the Samba 4 AD DC I've
> set up does not contain the AAAA entries for the systems in the domain.
> What is the best way to dump out all of the DNS entries from Samba's
> internal DNS server?  This should tell me what the Samba DNS knows about,
> and then I can go about trying to determine why the entries are not present
> (if they are indeed not there).
> BTW, I've been looking over the various bits of Samba 4 (wiki)
> documentation to see if there is anything specific to enable IPv6 support,
> but all I've found was for older versions of Samba 4, and most everything
> indicated it should "just work" with the final release.
> Thanks in advance.
> - Mark

samba-tool dns query localhost yourdomain.lan @ ALL

Replace "yourdomain.lan" and you might also need to
change "localhost".

Note that deleted entries are still listed, but without a
corresponding ip, etc.

Cheers, Günter

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