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

Gary Dale gary at extremeground.com
Tue Apr 25 11:14:38 UTC 2023

On 2023-04-25 04:40, Rowland Penny via samba wrote:
> 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 ?
> Rowland
Yes. Your answer is out of date. That part is now working as per my 
reply to my own question at 23:56 last night.

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