DNS /etc/namedb owner hell
deianp at gmail.com
Wed Feb 20 15:55:25 UTC 2008
Thank you both, you solved the problem!
On Wed, Feb 20, 2008 at 3:17 PM, Robert Huff <roberthuff at rcn.com> wrote:
> Ruben de Groot writes:
> > > I have the following problem with bind:
> > >
> > > it is configured to run as bind:bind and after every reboot of the
> > > 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
> > > of this folder, subfolder and files is my DNS server?
> > Try setting named_chroot_autoupdate to NO in your rc.conf
> Does this still work if you don't run chrooted?
> To the OP: does this happen every reboot, or when you update the
> system? I used to have tha latter problem, and fixed it by adding
> NO_BIND_ETC= true # Do not install files to /etc/namedb
> to /etc/make.conf. Upsides: no permission mangling, and no
> automatic file update. Downside: no automatic file update, though
> you can deal with this using mergeaster.
> Robert Huff
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