[Samba] DNS Updates after upgrade [SOLVED]

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Fri Jul 3 08:06:25 UTC 2020

On 03/07/2020 08:51, L.P.H. van Belle via samba wrote:
>>> -- Is the file
>> "/var/lib/samba/bind-dns/named.conf.update.static" still
>>> needed? I needed this to get DNS updates from the clients
> Hm, good one, if i look into that file, i also still have them, i only makes sure
> The server needed users has the needed rights by policy.
> I would keep it, but maybe Rowland has an better answer here.

You rang ;-)

No, you do not need it, 'named.conf.update.static' is only required if 
you are using Bind9 with static files (aka flatfiles), something you 
shouldn't be doing at all.


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