[Samba] dynamic DNS Updates still failing, re-installed 9 more times, tried everything I could think of, now bald.

steve steve at steve-ss.com
Mon Jun 3 00:02:41 MDT 2013

On Mon, 2013-06-03 at 09:36 +1000, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Mon, 2013-06-03 at 01:11 +0200, steve wrote:
> > On Mon, 2013-06-03 at 08:16 +1000, Andrew Bartlett wrote:

> > 
> > End users need something simple to install. We also need something that
> > does dynamic dns reliably. The strong points of the internal dns are
> > it's simplicity of installation. Would it be possible to get it to do
> > dns updates from nsupdate?
> It does do dns updates from nsupdate.  There is a client-side error
> shown *after* the successful update, but the developer who developed the
> patch for this hasn't been able to write the tests to allow his changes
> to make it into master.  

No, I'm sorry but it doesn't. The record goes in once and that's that.
You then can't change it. Not with nsupdate. Not with samba-too dns. The
only way to free it is to samba_upgradedns to BIND9_DLZ it.

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