editing db files as non root users

Kevin Darcy kcd at daimlerchrysler.com
Mon Oct 28 22:19:21 UTC 2002

Amani Mohd Bin Sewaif wrote:

> Hi,
> Is there way to  edit the zone file or named.conf  as non root users.
> I was trying to do script to handle this.

Have you tried chowning the named.conf or master files to a non-root
user? I don't think named should have a problem with that.

This script isn't trying to edit the zone file of a Dynamic
Update-enabled zone, are you? That's not safe.

- Kevin

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