[Samba] samba wiki

L.P.H. van Belle belle at bazuin.nl
Wed Jul 9 07:11:59 MDT 2014

Hai marc, 

Thank you for the info. 

Removeing bind9_flate file would be bad since bind9_DLZ does not work with dhcp-failover. 
which is in one of my networks a must.. 
I'll see and wait what happens with it. 




>-----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
>Van: Marc Muehlfeld [mailto:mmuehlfeld at samba.org] 
>Verzonden: woensdag 9 juli 2014 15:08
>Aan: L.P.H. van Belle; samba at lists.samba.org
>Onderwerp: Re: [Samba] samba wiki
>Hello Louis,
>Am 09.07.2014 13:54, schrieb L.P.H. van Belle:
>> i was reading: 
>> http://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Samba_AD_DC_HOWTO#Testing_DNS 
>> which stats : 
>> Don't use BIND9_FLATFILE! It's not documented and supported!  
>> This is wrong imo.  
>> bind9_flatefile works fine, it just does not support multi 
>master dns, and bind9_DLZ does. 
>> so you must setup a master/slave setup for bind9 with flatfile
>> If you need to run a network with dhcp-failover then this is 
>the only option you can run if you also have multple DC's 
>> I've tested this and this works perfectly, AD changes are 
>handeld by samba, dns changed by dhcp and bind. 
>> When i have more "air" at work, i'll post the setup for this. 
>Andrew suggested a while ago, not to use BIND9_FLATFILE and that it may
>get removed anyway:
>Maybe Andrew can bring some light into the darkness about
>BIND9_FLATFILE. It it's really planed to get removed, then I'm not sure
>if we should put a documentation about that to the Wiki.

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