[Samba] Ubuntu client ddns failure [SOLVED]

L.P.H. van Belle belle at bazuin.nl
Thu May 22 06:33:03 MDT 2014

At the install of ubunt i should have ask the domainname. 
Did you enter it? ( i gues not ) common problem, lots of people dont fill anything here.


>-----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
>Van: steve at steve-ss.com [mailto:samba-bounces at lists.samba.org] 
>Namens steve
>Verzonden: donderdag 22 mei 2014 14:29
>Aan: samba at lists.samba.org
>Onderwerp: Re: [Samba] Ubuntu client ddns failure [SOLVED]
>On 22/05/14 14:22, Rowland Penny wrote:
>> On 22/05/14 13:19, steve wrote:
>>> Nailed it:
>>> /etc/hostname has to have the fqdn:
>>> lubuntu-laptop.hh3.site
>>> So now, hostname returns incorrectly but hostname -s and hostname -f
>>> are OK. That gotta be a bug no?
>>> Relief.
>>> Cheers,
>>> Steve
>> You beat me to it, I thought that might be a workround, but what does
>> opensuse have in /etc/hostname ?
>> Rowland
>Great minds Rowland. . .
>openSUSE has the short hostname, as expected.
>So, on Ubuntu, hostname is wrong but hostname -f, hostname -d and 
>hostname -d are still OK.
>Just worried that the wrong entry in /etc/hostname is gonna break 
>something we've not met yet.
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