bind-9.1.3 : rndc can't reload

Brian Salomaki brian at
Wed Oct 3 19:21:24 UTC 2001

Is your nameserver running on port 53 as well?  You may be somehow making a 
DNS query, and getting a result that confuses rndc.

On Wednesday 03 October 2001 02:51 am, Mr DNS & Bind wrote:
> I'm using Solaris 8 and Bind-9.1.3. I managed to configure and up the
> rndc. I believed so by looking at the output when I do some reloading -
> "#rndc: connect: end of file"). I used port 53 instead of 953 as the
> default. "#rndc -p 53 reload".
> However I failed to reload the database for the changes ? For info, I
> have restart the named daemon but still failed.
> Any comments and help.

Brian Salomaki
Gambit Design Internet Services
110 E. State St., Suite 18, Kennett Square, PA 19348

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