[Samba] Multiple IP addresses in DNS record

Jarrod Hyder jhyder79 at gmail.com
Sat Oct 25 12:55:52 GMT 2008

On Wed, 2008-10-22 at 07:58 -0400, Jarrod Hyder wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 21, 2008 at 8:17 PM, Frank Gruman <fgatwork at verizon.net>
> wrote:
>         On Tue, 2008-10-21 at 13:34 -0400, Jarrod Hyder wrote: 
>         > I have a samba server running on Linux that has two ethernet cards (eth0 &
>         > eth1) that are bonded into a single virtual interface (bond0). This virtual
>         > interface is connected to the corporate LAN and I have another ethernet card
>         > (eth2) that is connected to another server that is used for making
>         > incremental backups. The problem that I am having is that no matter what I
>         > do, the command "net ads dns register -P' causes both the bond0 and eth2 IP
>         > addresses to show up in the DNS record on the corporate domain controller.
>         > 
>         > I have tried to force samba and winbind to use "interface = bond0" and
>         > "bind interfaces only = yes" and it doesn't seem to help this situation.
>         > 
>         > If anyone can shed some light on what I am doing wrong, I would really
>         > appreciate it.
>         > 
>         > BTW, I am using samba 3.0.28a
>         > 
>         > --
>         > Jarrod Hyder
>         > jhyder79 at gmail.com
>         Jarrod,
>         Not sure how much help I can be, but give this a try - add the
>         -d # flag to your 'net ads dns ...' command where # can be
>         something up to 10 (more debug output).  This can at the very
>         least confirm the smb.conf file being read as well as perhaps
>         point you in a better direction.  If nothing else, posted the
>         somewhat cleansed output here; it may help others here to see
>         where your problem lies.
>         Regards,
>         Frank
> Frank,
> Here is the debug output of "net ads dns register -P -d 10". I can't
> really make heads or tails of it, but I also don't see either of the
> IP addresses that are getting registered on the domain. If you could
> take a look at it I would really appreciate it.
> Thanks,
> --
> Jarrod Hyder
> jhyder79 at gmail.com


If you could create a patch for 3.0.28a that would be great.

Our server is running an older distro and I'm not sure when I would have
time to try to compile 3.2. I think if I could patch the source for the
version we are currently using and recompile it, I would be better off.


Jarrod Hyder
jhyder79 at gmail.com

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