[Samba] Reverse domain

Robert Moskowitz rgm at htt-consult.com
Thu Sep 3 21:01:15 UTC 2015

On 09/03/2015 04:55 PM, Rowland Penny wrote:
> On 03/09/15 21:38, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
>> How is the reversed domain handled, or is it not.  Rowland, you did 
>> not have that in your sample you cobbled together.
>> In /usr/share/samba/setup/named.conf there is:
>> zone "123.168.192.in-addr.arpa" in {
>>         type master;
>>         file "123.168.192.in-addr.arpa.zone";
>>         update-policy {
>>                 grant ${REALM_WC} wildcard 
>> *.123.168.192.in-addr.arpa. PTR;
>>         };
>> };
>> But that raises more questions than answers.
> First and foremost, I am sure I have already told you this, you must 
> create the reverse zone, it is not created for you, use samba-tool.

I will look at the wiki for this.  thaks

> You do not add the reverse zone to the name flat files it goes in AD.
> And finally, the dhcp set up you say I 'cobbled together' works, it 
> leads to logs like this:

I meant your named.conf that you said you took from mulitple files. 
Sorry.  Did not at all mean to imply a hack job.

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