[Samba] Samba AD with multiple DC and multiple NICs
rpenny at samba.org
Wed Oct 21 10:15:03 UTC 2020
On 21/10/2020 10:58, Stefano Vargiu via samba wrote:
>> they can only have one hostname, so which Ipaddress do you link to that?
> Both IPs? The requirement of a DC having only one hostname doesn't rule out
> the option to let it be resolved to multiple IPs (which on the other hand
> samba does automatically when binding it to multiple interfaces).
>> What you could is, use one IP and then use a CNAME for the other IP
> Sorry, again I don't get it. Why a CNAME?
> How can I associate the second IP to a CNAME record?
You don't 'associate' the second IP, you sue the 'CNAME' instead of the
second IP. AD lives on DNS, so what you are proposing is likely to kill
> With the configuration you are suggesting, are you implying that I should
> only bind samba to one interface, or I can keep two interfaces in the
> "interfaces" parameter?
Yes, one DC, one hostname, one interface.
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