samba_dnsupdate changes for better RODC support

Stefan (metze) Metzmacher metze at
Thu Aug 21 09:36:11 MDT 2014

Am 19.08.2014 um 12:28 schrieb Stefan (metze) Metzmacher:
> Am 19.08.2014 um 12:26 schrieb Andrew Bartlett:
>> On Tue, 2014-08-19 at 12:33 +0200, David Disseldorp wrote:
>>> Hi Michael,
>>> On Fri, 29 Nov 2013 11:42:20 -0500, Michael Brown wrote:
>>>> On 13-11-27 06:06 PM, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
>>>>> I'm not entirely convinced this is correct.  For example, are you
>>>>> comparing an RODC that is also configured as a global catalog server?
>>>> Yes. Same config on both.
>>>>> Also, the ForestDNSZones an DomainDNSZones stuff needs to be conditional
>>>>> on us hosting DNS.
>>>> Yes - I have a bunch of ideas to redo a bunch of the RODC-focused 
>>>> tools... just need time :)
>>> Did you get around to reworking these patches? If so, please resend with
>>> a Signed-off-by tag, in line with
>> Metze has some patches for this area, that handles this and much more:
> And I'm almost done. My tests today were mostly good. I'll post them for
> review in the
> next days.

Here are the patches for review.

There're still some TODOs:

- implement dns tombstone cleanup
- implement registering NS records from samba_dnsupdate
  and or samba-tool domain join

It would be good if someone could test the bind_dlz changes.

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