named file missing

doug doug at
Sun Aug 10 17:43:59 UTC 2008

On Sun, 10 Aug 2008, doug wrote:

> I build a 7.0 system from the CD and then updated it via cvs. The file 
> make-localhost (among) others is not in /etc/named.
> So make sure I did not muck up mergemaster I did the following:
>  mkdir /var/tmp/root
>  cd /usr/src/etc
>  make DESTDIR=/var/tmp/root distrib-dirs distribution
> and checked /var/tmp/root/var/named/etc/namedb.
> I assume this is my problem but can not see what to do about it. Thanks for 
> any help

I got the answer from a friend. This went away sometime ago. The handbook and 
the system I was copying from confused me.

cvs log on make-localhost shows:

revision 1.8
date: 2007/06/18 05:58:23;  author: dougb;  state: dead;  lines: +1 -1
Bring our default named configuration more in line with current
best practices:

Sorry for the noise

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