[Samba] Internal DNS logging

Rowland Penny rowlandpenny241155 at gmail.com
Thu Nov 5 15:30:18 UTC 2015

On 05/11/15 15:18, James wrote:
> On 11/4/2015 4:13 PM, John Gardeniers wrote:
>> Nobody? Surely somebody knows where Samba 4 logs its DNS queries, or 
>> was this was a huge oversight and the internal DNS doesn't get logged 
>> at all, as appears to be suggested by my utter failure to locate such 
>> logs.
>> On 28/10/15 14:28, John Gardeniers wrote:
>>> We're using the Sernet Samba v4.2.4 with internal DNS and I can't 
>>> find the DNS logs. Where does the Samba 4 internal DNS log queries? 
>>> Thanks.
>>> regards,
>>> John
> I've found increasing the log level of samba to 9 or 10 will usually 
> give me the DNS logs I require. Depending on how you configured your 
> server. You may find them in
> '/usr/local/samba/var/log.samba'
> This along with Wireshark has been enough to debug. I found out why 
> secure dynamic updates no longer work with this method.

OK, I'll ask, why don't they work now and what method??


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