Help writing new SAMBA_INTERNAL DNS test code please.
jra at samba.org
Tue Aug 31 20:36:05 UTC 2021
On Tue, Aug 31, 2021 at 05:20:57PM +1200, Matt Grant via samba-technical wrote:
>Have not created Samba bugs for the following yet, as I am trying to get
>the hardest part doen, writing the test code.
> 1. Dns server port number specification for smb.conf 'dns forwarder'
> server list
> 2. Restricting the dynamic DNS update ranges so that the SAMBA_INTERNAL
> server is not spammed with IPv6 PD addresses from the ISP.
>Main issue is being able to dynamically change the smb.conf setup for the
>Python self test hookup, for 1, specifically within
>samba.tests.dns_forwarder. Being able to do this will also make 2 far
>easier. After looking at the test code set up, I can't see how to
>dynamically change the smb.conf file in st/samba/smb.conf while the tests
>are running to set up for testing the port numbers or not.
Look at tests like:
they use a feature:
that allows a test to include dynamic smb.conf entries for Samba3
tests via the line:
include = $globalinjectconf
I don't think the same feature is in selftest/target/Samba4.pm
but I'd look into adding that. It might do what you need.
Hope this helps !
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