[Samba] Samba4 AD DC Implementation Report - YAY! And Thanks for the tools!

Marc Muehlfeld mmuehlfeld at samba.org
Mon Mar 16 12:50:09 MDT 2015

Hello Deven,

Am 16.03.2015 um 18:29 schrieb Deven Phillips:
> In my initial configuration using the provisioning tool I did not set
> "interfaces" or "bind interfaces only" in the smb.conf, so when I populated
> the Bind9 DLZ file I ended up with several A records for my DC which were
> IP address which cannot be accessed by other hosts on the network.

Have you seen:


> If your future Domain Controller has multiple NICs, the following two
> options are required. This is because „samba-tool“ would auto-choose
> one of the IPv4/IPv6 addresses if multiple interfaces were found,
> therefore it is necessary to bind Samba to the desired interfaces
> using
> --option="interfaces=lo eth0" --option="bind interfaces only=yes"


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