[Samba] Demote a dead PDC: residuals in "DNS" console
rowlandpenny241155 at gmail.com
Wed Nov 11 19:48:46 UTC 2015
On 11/11/15 19:38, Ole Traupe wrote:
> Am 11.11.2015 um 16:56 schrieb Rowland Penny:
>> On 11/11/15 15:16, Ole Traupe wrote:
>>> Having joined a new Secondary DC to my domain and manually created
>>> the DNS A record and the CNAME record as described here
>>> I find that my PDC also has an A record in "_msdcs.my.domain.com",
>>> which the new Secondary DC has not.
>>> Is this a problem? Should I create this record as well?
>> Try rebooting the secondary DC and see what happens, I had this last
>> week and couldn't see how to create all the missing dns records
>> (there were a few) and for some reason they wouldn't create (or more
>> likely, I didn't know the special incantations), did an internet
>> search and found Louis had this problem back in April, he fixed his
>> by rebooting. So I rebooted and all the missing records appeared.
> I see, thank you!
> So every DC should definitely have an A record in two places:
> a) the domain zone
> b) the _msdcs zone
so I believe
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