BIND9 won't start
Gelsema, P (Patrick)
gelsemap at superhero.nl
Sun Dec 23 14:14:49 PST 2007
On Sun, December 23, 2007 23:04, QADMOS wrote:
> Jonathan Horne a écrit :
>> On Sunday 23 December 2007 02:52:43 pm QADMOS wrote:
>>> Hi everyone,
>>> i'm having a hard time with bind9.
>>> I'm trying to set up an authoritative dns server.
>>> Unfortunately when i try to launch it with an 'rndc start' i get this
>>> error message :
>>> > rndc: connect failed: 127.0.0.1#953: connection refused
>>> I've reviewed my conf files but frankly i couldn't see what was wrong.
>>> I've actually rewritten them from scratch several times to really check
>>> that nothing was missing and couldn't see anything was wrong. The
>>> localhost.rev file is configured correctly. I've also tried to
>>> regenerate new rndc.keys and edit named.conf accordingly but to no
>>> I've also considered a possible file permissions in /etc/namedb and in
>>> /var/run/named issue but that didn't yield much either.
>>> Finally the biggest trouble is that nothing is logged in any log file !
>>> nothing in /var/log/messages nothing in /var/log/all.log nothing
>>> anywhere so i'm really confused here about what direction to
>>> Has anyone ever encountered such an issue ?
>>> Thx in advance for any help.
>> do you get same problem with:
>> /etc/rc.d/named start
> Well i've also tried that actually and when i do that :
> 1/ nothing is logged
> 2/ nothing is launched either
Do you have the following in rc.conf?
hulk# cat /etc/rc.conf | grep named
To me it seems your problem lies in the fact that named is not starting,
so rndc can not control anything.
> there's just no error message despite that the named is not running
> (checked with ps waux | grep named )
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