Strange db-files in working directory

Jim Reid jim at
Thu Dec 2 16:23:34 UTC 2004

>>>>> "Lou" == Lou Goddard <lgoddard at> writes:

    Lou> I've seen these files after forgetting to set the permissions
    Lou> correctly on the working directory of bind.  You could make
    Lou> sure that Bind has write access to its own directory.

You're confused. The name server would have had to be given write access
to some directory in order to create these temporary files in it.

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