[Samba] Separate DNS hostname on client computers than AD domain name
rpenny at samba.org
Thu Dec 8 14:13:40 UTC 2022
On 08/12/2022 13:48, Simon Fredriksson via samba wrote:
> Is it possible to assign a DNS domain name that is different from the AD
> domain's own domain?
> So I want my AD domain to be example.tld, but I'd
> like the machines FQDN to reflect location, so server1.eu.example.tld,
Have you looked at 'sites' ?
> Will I need to set up a forest and two separate
> domains (making it 3 domains), or can this be accomplished in some other
> way? I tried looking at SPN/UPN, but not sure if it's related.
SPN's have nothing to do with location.
> Also, is
> it even possible with Samba to do forest + domains?
No, Samba AD only does one forest and the domain is the same as the forest.
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