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Re: [Samba] Samba4 on Ubuntu 18.04 Howto setup ADDC with bind9_DLZ (extra part 4.8.1 samba)





RPvs> On Fri, 11 May 2018 07:14:38 -0700
RPvs> Gregory Sloop via samba <samba@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>> So, I'm curious about the contrast between modifying netplan vs
>> simply disabling systemd.resolved

>> Is there some advantage to the gyrations to make netplan work, vs
>> simply disabling resolved and manually defining the IP and DNS
>> server? [I'm not complaining, I'm thankful for all the options - just
>> wanting to have the best handle possible on the reasoning behind one
>> method vs the other.]


RPvs> My opinion is pretty basic, if you are setting up a Samba AD DC, then
RPvs> you don't need/want anything installed that could change the DNS
RPvs> settings.

RPvs> Louis's point of view seems to be, do the least amount of alteration
RPvs> to the OS to get it work without removing anything.

RPvs> You pays your money and makes your choice ;-)

systemd sure is a drama queen, eh? For something that's supposed to be simply a behind-the-scenes, don't-screw-it-up-just-do-it-simply-easily-and-reliably, systemd seems to have become the center of the universe. [Pretty soon the OS will be there to keep systemd working, instead of the other way-round.]

All that said, I tend to hew to Louis' take - modify the stock install as minimally as possible. [I think I find fewer things down the road that want to bite me in the night, if I do it that way...]

Still, I would like Louis' take.
:)
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