[Samba] samba bind9 "unknown option 'dlz'"

Ashley Labuschagne ashley at softwareshack.co.za
Wed Oct 11 09:47:37 UTC 2023

Rowland hi there

Thank you for reply and advice.

I have switched back to the Internal DNS.
Eish I have a lot of configuration and other issues, I am working my way 
Some very strange behaviour on the network now, busy tracing.
(not able to connect to any pc via vnc)

Thank you kindly

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Many thanx
Best regards

On 2023/10/10 13:39, Rowland Penny via samba wrote:

> On Tue, 10 Oct 2023 11:29:33 +0200
> Ashley Labuschagne via samba<samba at lists.samba.org>  wrote:
>> Hi everyone
>> I will appreciate any advice!
>> (migrating from an NT4 DC, all-in-one)
>> I have set up Rocky 9 (on a separate box for AD DC)
>> samba 4.19.0
>> I first tried with the internal dns but can't get the dns to work,
>> and giving very strange results, so am trying to switch to bind.
>> Because the OS come with bind 9.16, I have installed from here:
>> https://copr.fedorainfracloud.org/coprs/isc/bind/
>> bind 9.18.19
>> When I start bind I get this error:
>>             /usr/local/samba/bind-dns/named.conf:12: unknown option
>> 'dlz'
> It looks like your version of bind9 wasn't built with BIND_DLZ
> What was wrong with the internal Samba dns server, that is usually the
> easiest to get working.
> Rowland

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