Re: SRV records can't point to CNAMEs
I guess your help is needed on this issue ...
On Fri, Feb 18, 2011 at 12:09:04PM +0100, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
> [Andreas B. Mundt]
> > Is there a problem with that I've missed?
> I might be mistaken, but I believe the sssd setup script will actually
> look up the SRV entry and store the value it points to in its config
> file. Thus it do not help to change the SRV entry in DNS after sssd
> has been configured, as the sssd client will continue to use the old
> The value is copied to ensure that the client try to talk to the same
> servers even if it move to a different network.
Can you elaborate a bit on the scripts that provide this
I had a quick look on the find_ldap_server function in
share/perl5/Debian/Edu.pm (debian-edu-config) which is used in
debian-edu-ldapserver and fails on my workstation to provide the
correct ldap server (resulting in an almost complete failure of the
system). However, when I enter (on the workstation):
root@localhost:~# nslookup -type=srv _ldap._tcp.intern
_ldap._tcp.intern service = 100 0 389 tjener.intern.
I get the correct answer: LDAP is currently provided by
Would it be possible to modify debian-edu-ldapserver and perhaps
corresponding tools to work with the provided SRV-records?