[PATCH] Create DC DNS entires at domain join

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sat Jun 10 09:47:54 UTC 2017

On Sat, 2017-06-10 at 11:35 +0200, Marc Muehlfeld via samba-technical
> Am 10.06.2017 um 11:30 schrieb Rowland Penny via samba-technical:
> > Hi Andrew, its not entirely clear whether you and Marc are taking about
> > doing the same thing ;-)

Thanks for pointing that out :-)

> > Did Marc join the 2008R2 server to a Samba DC, or was it the opposite
> > way round ? and are you doing it the same way ?
> > 
> > I don't suppose it should make a difference, they both should work, but
> > are they ?
> I provisioned a new Samba DC (master + patch) and joined the Win 2008 DC 
> to it.

OK.  Do you see a regression compared with the previous behaviour for

We have also observed this failing, even windows to windows.

The main part of this patch (which alters the client side, that is the
join script) wasn't designed to fix that. 

The part that might help a little is the MNAME over-stamp, but that
will won't help your use case. 

(It only helps once a very first DC is demoted, or isn't available). 

> Andrew, I will sent you the exact steps, log output, and network capture 
> in an email in a few minutes.


Andrew Bartlett

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

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