Changing... serial number back in the past.

aad ali.darab at
Thu Oct 5 20:07:29 UTC 2006

On 10/5/06, Dawn Connelly <dawn at> wrote:
> You'll need to delete the copy of the zone file on the slave servers. Otherwise
> they will not pull over the correct serial number.  Remove, reload, and you are
> all set.

Or, if you don't want to have to stop the slave servers, you could
simply set the serial number to 0 on the master server and wait for
all the slaves to pick it up. Then, reset the serial on the master to
the desired value.

> Quoting AM <am at>:
> > Hi guys,
> >
> > it's me again.
> > How to decrease the serial number if I gave it a wrong value?
> > I think I need the master shouldn't have any problem but the slave(s)?
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Alex

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