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ipa-dns-install - Add DNS as a service to an IPA server


ipa-dns-install [OPTION]...


Adds DNS as an IPA-managed service. This requires that the IPA server is already installed
and configured.


-d, --debug
Enable debug logging when more verbose output is needed

The IP address of the IPA server. If not provided then this is determined based on
the hostname of the server. This this option can be used multiple times to specify
more IP addresses of the server (e.g. multihomed and/or dualstacked server).

A forwarder is a DNS server where queries for a specific non-resolvable address can
be directed. To define multiple forwarders use multiple instances of --forwarder

Do not add any DNS forwarders, send non-resolvable addresses to the DNS root

Add DNS forwarders configured in /etc/resolv.conf to the list of forwarders used by

The reverse DNS zone to use. This option can be used multiple times to specify
multiple reverse zones.

Do not create new reverse DNS zone. If used on a replica and a reverse DNS zone
already exists for the subnet, it will be used.

Try to resolve reverse records and reverse zones for server IP addresses and if
neither is resolvable creates these reverse zones.

Disable DNSSEC validation on this server.

Setup server to be DNSSEC key master.

Disable the DNSSEC master on this server.

Copy OpenDNSSEC metadata from the specified kasp.db file. This will not create a
new kasp.db file.

The e-mail address of the DNS zone manager. Defaults to hostmaster@DOMAIN

Allow creatin of (reverse) zone even if the zone is already resolvable. Using this
option is discouraged as it result in later problems with domain name resolution.

-U, --unattended
An unattended installation that will never prompt for user input


-p DM_PASSWORD, --ds-password=DM_PASSWORD
The password to be used by the Directory Server for the Directory Manager user


0 if the installation was successful

1 if an error occurred

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