DNS /etc/namedb owner hell

Ruben de Groot mail25 at bzerk.org
Wed Feb 20 10:33:09 UTC 2008

On Wed, Feb 20, 2008 at 10:09:53AM +0200, Deian Popov typed:
> Hello,
> I have the following problem with bind:
> it is configured to run as bind:bind and after every reboot of the system
> all files and directories under /etc/namedb become owned by root:wheel so
> bind is unable is unable to update it's zone files after dhcpd leases IP to
> any given client. How to fix either owner, or set somewhere that the owner
> of this folder, subfolder and files is my DNS server?

Try setting named_chroot_autoupdate to NO in your rc.conf


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