See Setting_up_a_BIND_DNS_Server for how to set up Bind.It has not been tested with the Samba 4 internal DNS server and it probably will not work with the Samba 4 internal DNS.When DDNS is working properly it's wonderful, but when it fails it can sometimes turn into a major pain to troubleshoot.If you're not familiar with how DDNS and AD work together, you may not realize just how many moving parts there are with this product (check out Understanding Dynamic Update from Technet to learn more).
Solution: Complete the following steps below to change the credentials of the service account used for DHCP.
Motivation In today's dynamic R&D network environments, it's not easy to keep the DNS records up-to-date: hosts are reinstalled/renamed/added frequently, virtual machines are so easy to deploy and destroy, DHCP allocates different IPs..
This even leads to pitiful situations, in which people get used to referring to computer by their IPs (or using /etc/hosts), because the DNS cannot be trusted to reflect the reality.
Hi, My parents Windows 7 PC has suddenly stopped being able to connect to the Internet.
Using the "Diagnose problem" feature in the Manage Network Interfaces panel results in a message claiming that it cannot reach the DNS server and that the connection needs to be reset. It is connected to a DSL router via an ethernet cable.