[Samba] Problem with dynamic DNS

Aki Tuomi cmouse at cmouse.fi
Tue Sep 8 08:07:31 UTC 2015

Yeah. I have that setting, but for some reason samba refuses to accept the 
AAAA *deletion* request (probably because it does not exist).

It differs from Win7 which only sends A delete + add. And as I said, the windows 7
workstation has no issues with this.


On Tue, Sep 08, 2015 at 10:03:56AM +0200, L.P.H. van Belle wrote:
> (please reply to the list) 
> If the record does not exist, then you have an other problem.
> Because samba does support this : 
> cat /var/lib/samba/private/named.conf.update
> /* this file is auto-generated - do not edit */
> update-policy {
>         grant INTERNAL.DOMAIN.TLD ms-self * A AAAA;
>         grant Administrator at INTERNAL.DOMAIN.TLD wildcard * A AAAA SRV CNAME;
>         grant DC1$@internal.domain.tld wildcard * A AAAA SRV CNAME;
>         grant DC2$@internal.domain.tld wildcard * A AAAA SRV CNAME;
> };

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