[Samba] DNS entry added but not there

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Jul 24 17:42:53 UTC 2019

On 24/07/2019 18:22, Robert A Wooldridge via samba wrote:
> Ok, I successfully added a couple of machines to DNS using samba-tool 
> but when I query with host they are not there.
> Here's the command line that I used:
> samba-tool dns add ads1.edm-inc.com edm-inc.com smtp A
> It asks for the domain admin password and returns successfully. But 
> doing a host smtp returns nothing.

Provided that 'ads1.edm-inc.com' is a DC and the zone 'edm-inc.com' 
exists then 'host smtp' should return:

smtp.edm-inc.com has address

Where did you run 'host' ?


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