rndc key is not working with bind 9.2.3 on Solaris 9 Server -- fo r Zone Transfer

Barry Margolin barmar at alum.mit.edu
Tue Nov 8 03:52:48 UTC 2005

In article <dkp75g$2irh$1 at sf1.isc.org>,
 "Borhade Ganesh (vMoksha)" <Ganesh.Borhade at UCB-Group.com> wrote:

>         I have installed Bind 9.2.3 (with chroot ) on Solaris 9 with rndc
> for Primary DNS Server. I have 2nd Solaris Server with Solaris 10 with
> default Bind which i have configured as Secondary DNS Server.
>        I am able to transfer "Zone file" from Primary to Secondary DNS but
> without "rndc" in effect. Even i have change rndc key on primary but "Zone
> file " gets transfer from Primary to Secondary DNS Server.
>        I haven't received any error message for rndc. I have same rndc.key,
> rndc.conf on Primary & Secondary DNS Server. In named.conf  on Primary &
> secondary i have specified rndc key ( both servers ).
>       What could be wrong? Is any rndc service we need to start on
> Secondary? How to test Zone transfer with rndc key?.

Your questions don't make much sense.  rndc keys have nothing to do with 
zone transfers.

>       Please find my attached Primary & Secondary DNS files which are kept
> in /chroot/named folder.

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Barry Margolin, barmar at alum.mit.edu
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