DNS refresh

Chuck Swiger cswiger at mac.com
Mon Dec 12 13:44:56 PST 2005

Jean-Paul Natola wrote:
> I'm in windows environment mainly, I recently setup a BSD box (static IP, and
> DNS pointing to the windows DNS server)
> With Exim, SA  and CLAM_AV
> All has been running relatively well (3 months give or take)
> Till today I started getting this:
> milter# freshclam
> ClamAV update process started at Mon Dec 12 15:05:34 2005
> WARNING: DNS record is older than 3 hours.
> WARNING: Invalid DNS reply. Falling back to HTTP mode.

Presumably your Windows-based nameserver is having problems, and should be
patched and/or rebooted.  :-)  Alternatively, you could point your BSD machine
to another nameserver which is working properly by editting /etc/resolv.conf.


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