[Samba] Samba4 DC replication

steve steve at steve-ss.com
Tue Jun 26 04:09:08 MDT 2012

On 26/06/12 11:45, Mike Howard wrote:
> On 26/06/2012 08:56, steve wrote:
>> Hi
>> We have just added a second DC to our existing domain. Replication is
>> working fine. We have setup the second DC with bind DLZ and that too
>> is working fine (except that the DNS partition is not replicated).
>> So, we now have two DC's and so also two DNS servers.
>> Question, Do I now have to go to every client and add the new IP for
>> the new DNS?
>> Cheers,
>> Steve
> Just add the extra address to 'option domain-name-servers' in your
> dhcpd.conf file (comma separated list), unless of course all your
> clients are statically assigned.
Thanks Mike
Yes, I see. Our Linux clients are static and our windows boxes take 
their IP from a cheepo adsl router. I can't find an option inside the 
router to do that so it looks like the time has come to install a proper 
DHCP server.

More information about the samba mailing list