named exits on SIGHUP?

Matthias Buelow mkb at
Sun Jan 2 09:19:37 PST 2005

Joerg Pulz wrote:

> i tried 'rndc reload' and it's working and did not cause the named 
> process to exit. maybe '/etc/rc.d/named' should be changed to use this 
> as reload command.

Yes, this works here also.
In the long run, it would probably be a good idea to make newsyslog 
understand arbitrary commands for restarting, instead of just sending a 


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