[Samba] Samba AD DC, DHCP & Address Assignments

Sketch smblist at rednsx.org
Tue Sep 8 14:25:18 UTC 2015

On Tue, 8 Sep 2015, Jim Seymour wrote:

> I should have considered this beforehand...  Assumed the info would be
> in the Wiki somewhere.  Cannot find.
> Problem with the AD DC is that it lives in a sub-domain,
> "addc.example.com", and the zone for that sub-domain is a dlz. So...
> how do I set/assign client PCs' IP addresses?

It's here:


But basically, all you have to do is (on your DC):

samba-tool dns add <yourDC> addc.example.com <hostname> A <hostaddress>

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