[Samba] Moving to Samba4, DNS problems.

Matthieu Patou mat at samba.org
Sun Sep 30 22:41:13 MDT 2012

On 09/26/2012 02:42 AM, Aleix Dorca Josa wrote:
> Hi again,
> let me update my previous e-mail with new things I've found.
> There's a setting on the Windows DNS application that lets you choose how a zone will be replicated (on the first tab). The 'default' setting is 'Replicate to all dc's in active directory'.
> If you choose any other setting (replicate to all dc in forest or to all DNS servers) and do the whole process of joining the samba4 as a BDC then all the DNS entries ARE replicated BUT then the samba-tool dns query's start to fail with terrible python messages.
> I really don't know if this setting has anything to do with anything but maybe it'll help diagnose the problem.
> Aleix.
File a bug report with the terrible error message also try to see if the 
samba dns server is able to serve the content of the DNS database still.

Matthieu Patou
Samba Team http://samba.org

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