[Samba] V4 - New Install - Missing Zone File

Amitay Isaacs amitay at gmail.com
Wed Feb 22 22:07:01 MST 2012

Hi Jeremy,

On Thu, Feb 23, 2012 at 3:29 PM, Jeremy Davis <jdavis4102 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello Amitay,
> On 02/22/2012 02:34 PM, Amitay Isaacs wrote:
>> Hi Jeremy,
>> That error message needs to be fixed. :)
>> Looks like "nsupdate" command is not in the path. samba_dnsupdate
>> script uses nsupdate to dynamically update DNS entries.
>> Try adding "nsupdate command = /path/to/nsupdate" in smb.conf.
>> Amitay.
> Thank you SO MUCH for getting me this far!! :) That looks like it fixed that
> issue but I have now ran into a denied error message for bind. Below you can
> find my logs for both samba_dnsupdate and bind. Seems like the dns.keytab
> file is not correct or something. I have tried to put allow-update {
>; } in my options section of my named.conf with no luck.

I forgot to mention that nsupdate command should also include -g flag to force
secure (kerberos) updates.

   nsupdate command = /path/to/nsupdate -g

dlz_bind9 module only allows secure dynamic updates.


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