fedora core 9 bind problem

Chris Buxton cbuxton at menandmice.com
Wed Jun 25 23:37:56 UTC 2008

Is it me, or is this a duplicate message?

Adam Tkac has answered this on the list. Here's the quote:

On Jun 24, 2008, at 1:38 AM, Adam Tkac wrote:
> It is no problem. Default configuration on all RH derived systems
> marks named working directory (/var/named) nonwritable by named user
> due security reasons.

In other words, it's not an error message, more like an informational  
message. It's warning you that there may be problems if the condition  
described was not intended.

Chris Buxton
Professional Services
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On Jun 23, 2008, at 8:32 PM, admin wrote:

> Dear Sir/Madam
> Hi
> I have installed fedora core 9.
> After starting named daemon i visited /var/log/messages  and  
> encounter the
> following error :the working directory is not writable.
> Would you please guid me to eliminate this problem.
> Regards,
> Seyed Reza Hemmesi.
> Hostmaster
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