BIND 9.x nsupdate and "no valid servers found"

Roy Arends Roy.Arends at
Wed Mar 28 12:58:33 UTC 2001

On Wed, 28 Mar 2001 pmacias at wrote:

> Hello,
> I am testing BIND 9.x to replace our 8.2.3 servers (running linux
> 2.2.16 - slackware). I am having difficulty with dynamic updates running
> nsupdate on the same host running BIND.
> The bottom line is when I run nsupdate I receive the error 
> 	   "no valid servers found"

nsupdate looks at your resolv.conf. Maybe it's not pointing at your local
server, and if you've set up a test environment with a zone not publicly
delegated, it can not find it. 


Roy Arends

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