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Re: [Samba] change IP of AD DC

On 25.10.2018 17:11, Rowland Penny via samba wrote:
> On Thu, 25 Oct 2018 17:00:19 +0200
> Christian via samba <samba@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> On 25.10.2018 15:41, Rowland Penny via samba wrote:
>>> On Thu, 25 Oct 2018 15:31:44 +0200
>>> Christian via samba <samba@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>>> Dear list,
>>>> I had to change the name of the AD DC on a test setup (only one
>>>> DC). What changes do I have to apply for samba? This is using
>>>> bind9_DLZ. Thanks,
>>>> Christian
>>> If you are talking a test Samba AD DC, then the easiest thing to do
>>> is to provision again, if something else, please provide more info.
>>> Rowland
>> OK, then let's say it is not a test setup. How do I proceed? I assume
>> there are some of the SRV records to change etc... Thanks,
>> Christian
> Whilst 4.9.0 came with the new rename tool, it isn't fully working and
> isn't recommended for use on production.
> If you really need to change a DC's name, then you need to setup a new
> computer with the required name, join this to the domain and then
> demote and remove the original DC. To put it another way, you cannot
> change a DC's name etc (yet).
> Rowland

Oh, I realize I made a mistake in the text of the message, while the
subject is correct. Apologies. I do not need to change the name, but the
IP address of the only DC. Sorry for the noise,


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