[Samba] FreeBSD: net/samba43's NSUPDATE

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Thu May 5 06:14:47 UTC 2016

On 04/05/16 21:59, Andrea Venturoli wrote:
> On 05/04/16 21:28, Rowland penny wrote:
>>> Choosing NSUPDATE brings in another port/package, named samba-nsupdate
>>> and described as "nsupdate utility with GSS-TSIG support", which
>>> installs "/usr/local/bin/samba-nsupdate".
>> Is this a BSD thing ? I have heard of the python script 
>> 'samba-dnsupdate'.
> My understanding is that it's a (possibly modified) ISC thing, related 
> to BIND 9.8.
> In any case, just to cut it short, can you confirm it's either 
> internal DNS, or BIND+DLZ? No third option given?

You can use the Samba internal DNS server or Bind9.x, as far as I am 
aware there are no other recommended alternatives.


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