[Samba] samba dc dns issue

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Fri Mar 13 15:56:43 UTC 2020

On 13/03/2020 15:44, Alex via samba wrote:
> Hi,
> After  joining samba DC (vm-dc4) to MS AD, I've discovered that most DNS entries
> were not populated. Below are the only entries in the AD for the new DC:
> domain.com:VM-DC4                  900  A
> _msdcs.domain.com:d14c4206-79e3-441f-868a-6c693415256a 900      CNAME   vm-dc4.domain.com.
> Please, help me figure out what's going on.

Try either setting:

ldap server require strong auth = no


dns update command = /usr/sbin/samba_dnsupdate --use-samba-tool

in smb.conf


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