[Samba] unable to join to a Samba4 domain

tms3 at tms3.com tms3 at tms3.com
Thu May 20 22:36:25 MDT 2010

>> When you provisioned samba4 it generated sample bind and zone config 
>> for
>> that dc,
>> have a look at samba_install_dir/private/dns/samba4.my.domain.zone
>> which includes all of the dns records for that zone and see which ones
>> you are missing
> Indeed, if you used a zone file other than the one we generated, then
> you are asking for trouble.  Please us the one we generate.

If I might chime in...but as long as dynamic updates are configured 
properly, withing like 15 minutes the samba 4 server will write the 
necessary entries to DNS...so the static zone file isn't exactly 

Just my 2 cents...

> Andrew Bartlett
> --
> Andrew Bartlett http://samba.org/~abartlet/
> Authentication Developer, Samba Team http://samba.org
> Samba Developer, Cisco Inc.

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