[Samba] DNS problems (still) with Linux domain members - using Samba's internal DNS backend

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Tue Apr 25 08:40:33 UTC 2023

On 24/04/2023 22:03, Gary Dale via samba wrote:
> As near as I can tell, my Samba AD DC is working. I'm getting no errors 
> when I bring up and use Active Directory Users and Computers.
> When I do the testing (verifying) for the file server, DNS and Kerberos 
> from 
> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Setting_up_Samba_as_an_Active_Directory_Domain_Controller, everything works. To be clear, the DC is NOT running as a file server - that is simply the terminology used by the wiki page.
> I did the Create a reverse zone section but the reverse lookup fails.
> root at DC1:~# host
> Host not found: 3(NXDOMAIN)

But have you created the reverse record for the DC ?


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