9.3.0 and ipv6 on linux 2.4.27

netmgr at csc.fi netmgr at csc.fi
Wed Oct 20 09:37:51 UTC 2004

> Hi, I've compiled 9.3.0 on a slackware 9.1 box running 2.4.27 kernel.
> My configure line is:
> ./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc --localstatedir=/var
> --with-openssl=/usr/local/ssl --enable-threads --enable-ipv6
> --enable-getifaddrs
> Oct 19 15:35:41 rdb named[8528]: starting BIND 9.3.0 -u daemon -t
> /var/named
> ...

I had problems running chrooted bind9.3 with ipv6 on Redhat9. 
I had to add --disable-getifaddrs for ipv6 to work. My named.conf has
'listen-on-v6 {v6:addres;};'. I also had to 'mount  proc $CHROOTDIR/proc"
so that bind could read /proc/net/if_inet6 and also needed to have
'mknod $CHROOT/dev/random c 1 8' to have random for named inside the


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