If short names are used or if host names of target shares are not resolved, perform the following configurations.

Procedure

  1. Add the DNS Server.
    1. Navigate to /etc/resolv.conf and open the resolv.conf file.
    2. Add DNS server IPs in the resolv.conf file.
      Adding server IPs directs the queries to the appropriate DNS server. Add multiple servers in multiple lines.
  2. If shares are not provided or configured as FQDN, and DNS servers do not resolve them properly, add Fully Qualified Domain Name (FDQN) to Search.
    1. Navigate to /etc/resolv.conf and open the resolv.conf file.
    2. Add the search parameter and provide the FQDNs that you want to be queried.
      Multiple entries can be added by separating the entries with space.