[Samba] inconsistent directory locations for dns.keytab

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Fri Sep 13 14:56:46 UTC 2019

On 13/09/2019 15:48, gabben via samba wrote:
> Hello,
> FYI note here...
> I’ve done several AD-DC installs recently using Louis’s packages on Ubuntu Bionic. I’ve seen this with 4.10.5 - 4.10.8 packages
> I noticed that the initial install puts dns.keytab in /var/lib/samba/private/
> Then this command: samba_upgradedns --dns-backend=BIND9_DLZ will place a new dns.keytab file in /var/lib/samba/bind-dns
> The documentation on the samba wiki, and the documentation included in the samba installation is inconsistent on the actual intent for the location of this file.

Can you tell us where in the wiki and documentation it still says that 
the path is /var/lib/samba/private/ ?

If you can, I will change the wiki and endeavour to change the docs.

The change happened at 4.9.0


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