[Samba] Samba, Bind DLZ, and DHCP

Zombie Ryushu zombie_ryushu at yahoo.com
Thu Jun 9 11:45:17 UTC 2022

On 6/9/22 07:22, Rowland Penny via samba wrote:
> On Thu, 2022-06-09 at 07:10 -0400, Zombie Ryushu via samba wrote:
>> On 6/9/22 07:07, Michael Wandel via samba wrote:
>>> please take a look at
>>> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Configure_DHCP_to_update_DNS_records
>>> best regards
>>> Michael
>>>> Am 09.06.2022 um 13:03 schrieb Zombie Ryushu via samba <
>>>> samba at lists.samba.org>:
>>>> I need to know if there is a way I can tell Bind with DLZ to
>>>> accept normal Zone updates with Bind DLZ. I would like dhcpd to
>>>> be able to update the zone in the manner it had before. Can Samba
>>>> or Bind still be told to allow updates?
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>> This is exactly what I want to avoid. The process shown on the Samba
>> Wiki seems failure prone. I will do it if there is no alternative,
>> but I
>> would prefer to have Zone updates done in the standard mechanism
>> they
>> have been.
> I have come to the conclusion that you will have problems with whatever
> you touch. I have been using versions of that script for about 8 years
> without major problem. I do not care whether you use it or not, it is
> your decision, but you are going to have to use something similar. why
> do you think that I went to all the trouble of writing the script in
> the first place ?
> Rowland
Alright. I will do what you ask and follow proceedure. Stand by as I do 
so. However. While none of this is solving my original problem, it is 
forcing me to grow as a Samba AD Admin. (and when I am finished with 
this part, I do need to get back to my first problem.)

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