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How to configure bind9-dyndb-ldap on ubuntu server 16.04 LTS ? I have install it, but it doesn't work.

Here is how i install the packages: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install bind9-dyndb-ldap

i add the next lines in my named.conf.options file :

dynamic-db “bind9-dyndb” { Library “ldap.so”; arg “uri ldap://localhost”; arg “base ou=dns,dc=example,dc=com”; arg “auth_method simple”; arg “base_dn cn=admin,dc=example,dc=com”; arg “password accessCode”; };


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This guide might be a good place to get started as it highlights a stack including using bind9-dyndb-ldap and it’s configuration. You should also review your logs to see if any errors are being recorded when you try to start bind up with this configuration.