Samba master as AD seems to return 127.17.0.1 as one of its addresses in DNS responses
rpenny at samba.org
Fri Aug 4 15:38:30 UTC 2023
On 04/08/2023 15:08, Richard Sharpe via samba-technical wrote:
> Hi folks,
> I have built and installed Samba master from about three days ago. I
> then configured it as an AD server and started samba.
I take it by 'AD server', you mean as the first AD DC in a domain.
> I now find that in the DNS responses for requests for the domain along
> with the actual address of the server there is also, as the first
> address 172.17.0.1. I have not yet figured out where this is coming
> from but it screws up CLDAP requests when trying to join that domain
> with another Samba server.
Two things, first, in the subject line you refer to '127.17.0.1' (which
is a loopback address), but you then refer to '172.17.0.1', is the
subject address correct or the one in the post ? Second, you say 'join
that domain with another Samba server', can you please explain that a
little bit better, I ask because it sounds like you are trying to do it
backward, you normally join things to the first DC, though I could be
completely misunderstanding what you are saying.
> The CLDAP requests are sent to 172.17.0.1 and never leave the joining server.
That again makes me think you mean '127.17.0.1', if that is the case, it
sounds like you have something misconfigured in dns.
> Have I done something wrong?
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