[Samba] Replication is broken due to Bind DNS resolution

Zombie Ryushu zombie_ryushu at yahoo.com
Wed Jun 8 10:20:52 UTC 2022

On 6/8/22 06:15, Zombie Ryushu via samba wrote:
> On 6/8/22 06:10, Rowland Penny via samba wrote:
>> On Wed, 2022-06-08 at 05:59 -0400, Zombie Ryushu via samba wrote:
>>> Samba does not handle DNS, Bind does.
>> How many times do I have to tell you, Samba must be authoritative for
>> the DNS domain, if you use Bind9, you must also use BIND_DLZ and no
>> flatfiles. The domain DNS zones must be in AD.
>> Rowland
> I know, what I am trying to do, is demote each Domain Controller one 
> at a time. then re-promote it with --dns-backend=Bind_dlz.
> I have all my bind servers with chroot switched off. but when I 
> activate the Bind Dlz AD Zone, Bind crashes saying there are no 
> records in the zone. Hence the demotion/promotion thing,.
To be clear: I want to move to Bind DLZ. But I don't want to lose all my 
User and Computer accounts by provisioning a new AD.

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