[Samba] Wrong interface on AD Provisioning

Viktor Trojanovic viktor at troja.ch
Sun Dec 27 23:14:05 UTC 2015

On 27.12.2015 20:48, Marc Muehlfeld wrote:
> Hello Viktor,
> Am 27.12.2015 um 19:41 schrieb Viktor Trojanovic:
>> When I provisioned a new AD domain, I used the wrong network interface
>> in the provisioning command.
>> samba-tool domain provision --option="interfaces=lo eth2" --option="bind
>> interfaces only=yes" --use-rfc2307 --use-xattrs=yes --interactive
>> I should have used eth1 instead of eth2. The latter had no IP address
>> attached to it so that there is no (correct) A record in the internal
>> DNS for the DC. At any rate host -t A dc.samdom.domain.com is returning
>> an error (Host not found: 3(NXDOMAIN)).
>> How can I correct this *without* MS Windows RSAT? Can I just run the
>> same command again and it will overwrite the previous config?
> * Remove the smb.conf. Otherwise, you have to fix the 'interfaces'
> option values manually.
> * Remove all databases (/usr/local/samba/var/ and
> /usr/local/samba/private/). Not all files will be overwritten, so it's
> better to remove all, instead to mixup something.
> *  re-run the command.
> Warning: You will loose you entire domain! Everything has to be
> re-created (users, groups, machines need to be rejoined, etc.).
> Regards,
> Marc

That's what I was looking for. Thanks.

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