[Samba] DNS Update [SEC=UNOFFICIAL]
russell.thamm at dsto.defence.gov.au
Mon Jul 7 00:46:46 MDT 2014
I have setup a SAMBA 4 box as a DC on a 2003 server standalone domain. I intend to take over as the PDC and retire the 2003 server. I am using internal DNS.
If I modify/add a DNS A entry on the 2003 server, it is propagated to SAMBA 4 very quickly. But the reverse never happens. Executing samba-dnsupdate --verbose indicates "No DNS updates needed" and shows no errors.
"A note on DNS updates" in the "Join a domain as a DC" seems to imply that this should work but perhaps it only pertains to bind.
So can I configure SAMBA 4 (using internal DNS) to propagate DNS changes to the 2003 server or does this require the use of bind?
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