[Samba] DNS /16 reverse zone issues with children and octets
rpenny at samba.org
Tue Nov 3 11:49:32 UTC 2020
On 03/11/2020 10:24, Paul Littlefield via samba wrote:
> $ samba-tool dns query dc3 130.130.in-addr.arpa @ ALL
> Name=, Records=3, Children=0
> SOA: serial=32, refresh=900, retry=600, expire=86400, minttl=3600,
> ns=dc3.mydomain.com., email=hostmaster.mydomain.com. (flags=600000f0,
> serial=32, ttl=3600)
> NS: dc3.mydomain.com. (flags=600000f0, serial=1, ttl=3600)
> NS: dc4.mydomain.com. (flags=600000f0, serial=2, ttl=900)
> Name=0, Records=0, Children=15
> How do I see the 'Children=15' entries using the samba-tool on the
> command line?
I am not sure you can with the Samba tools, I think you will need to
query each record individually.
> When this /16 reverse zone is viewed in the Windows DNS Manager GUI an
> extra octet appears in the IP address range and 3 question marks
> appear in a dialog box.
> Name Type Data
> 188.8.131.52.218 Pointer (PTR) dc3.mydomain.com
> Fully qualified domain name (FQDN):
That is strange, first thought is that it is possibly a Windows bug, if
anything Windows should refuse to show any IPv4 address with more than 4
octets. Have you tried checking the records in AD with ldbsearch ?
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