rndc command for erased zone?

Dave Sparro dsparro at gmail.com
Wed Sep 23 18:39:21 UTC 2009

On Wed, Sep 23, 2009 at 8:00 AM, Marcos Lorenzo de Santiago
<marcos.lorenzo at ayto-getafe.org> wrote:
> I no longer manage one of our DNS domain. As I use 'rndc reconfig' to
> load newly created zones I was wondering if exists a way to do the same
> as reconfig but inversely, I mean, reload configuration forgetting the
> just erased zones.
> I tried every command that rndc has, but I guess that my only choice is
> to restart bind. I even tried flushing cache, but it keeps answering to
> DNS queries to that zone even when I erased the zone file.

Maybe you are deleting the zone data, but not removing the entry from
the BIND config file?

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