net ads dns register -P seems to work against a Samba AD ...

Richard Sharpe realrichardsharpe at
Tue Apr 26 13:52:15 UTC 2016

Hi folks,

While trying things out whith make testenv etc, I tried this command:

    ./bin/net ads dns register -P^
    Successfully registered hostname with DNS

I got a shock. This does not work against Windows. Seems we have the
SD incorrect for machine accounts.

Richard Sharpe

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