[Samba] Dynamic DNS updates from Windows 10 workstations
rpenny at samba.org
Wed Apr 7 17:23:11 UTC 2021
On 07/04/2021 17:41, Peter Milesson via samba wrote:
> Hi folks,
> I just finished setting up a secondary AD DC using Louis' packages
> (thanks a lot Louis) on Debian Buster. No real problems or serious
> headaches there, DNS, DNS replication, Sysvol replication all working.
> Both DCs use the Samba internal DNS server.
> I noticed that there are many extremely old and stale DNS A records
> for Windows 10 workstations getting their IP addresses from a dnsmasq
> DHCP server (just using the DHCP part, not DNS). On all workstations,
> registration of the IPv4 address with DNS is enabled. It's absolutely
> plain that no DNS records are updated. How can I get the dynamic
> update in the DNS servers working?
> Best regards,
Windows clients are supposed to be able to update their own dns records,
so I would suggest looking at them, there is nothing built into Samba to
update dns records.
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