[PATCH] Use samba-tool to add DNS entries with samba_dnsupdate

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Mon Mar 2 17:08:24 MST 2015

On Mon, 2015-03-02 at 09:25 +0100, Andreas Schneider wrote:
> On Monday 02 March 2015 14:00:49 Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > Andreas,
> Andrew,
> > Can you explain why you couldn't use nsupdate in make test?  Either way,
> > I think this might unblock your work on resolv_wrapper.
> nsupdate is sending a lookup for the SOA record to the dns server but the 
> response fromt our internal DNS server is incorrect so it fails.


> This is the reason why I was not able to use our internal DNS server with 
> resolv_wrapper.

Thank you very much for the background!

Given all that, do you think it would be worthwhile using my modified
samba_dnsupdate script in --use-samba-tool mode, until the nsupdate mode
can be fixed, on the basis of at least testing the rest of the system?


Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett
Authentication Developer, Samba Team  http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT          http://catalyst.net.nz/services/samba

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