named slave not refreshing
danstemporaryaccount at yahoo.ca
Thu Sep 1 08:41:37 PDT 2005
I thought I had this whole Bind thing under control, but it turns out that I'm
still missing something. Here's my setup:
local server (192.168.0.11) is master for domain "w.x.y.z"
local server (192.168.0.12) is slave to 192.168.0.11 for "w.x.y.z"
If /etc/namedb/slave/ on the slave is empty and i start named, everything
works as expected. /etc/namedb/slave/w.x.y.z.db is populated with the values
on the master server.
However, if i change the values on the master and run
# rndc refresh w.x.y.z
on the slave, nothing is updated. I let it go overnight and still nothing
changed. If I restart named on the slave, nothing is updated either. But if
delete /etc/namedb/slave/w.x.y.z.db and restart the server, THEN it gets the
Anyone know what I'm doing wrong?
all that is necessary for the forces of evil to prevail in the world is for
enough good men to do nothing.
- edmund burke, british statesman, 1729-1797.
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