two nameserver, two ip, one host problem.

Kevin Darcy kcd at
Wed Nov 9 22:41:01 UTC 2005

Sven Vogel wrote:

>Thanks Kevin for your help but can you please give me an example what do you
>mean exactly.
named.conf #1: listen-on { localhost; x.x.x.x; };

named.conf #2: listen-on { y.y.y.y; };

You can do something similar with the "controls", to get them to listen 
on different addresses. Listening on the same address but different 
ports is also an option, but then you'd have to use the -p option with 
the rndc command, which seems like a nuisance.

                           - Kevin

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