multi-master with mysql backend

David Sparro dsparro at
Fri Feb 11 21:29:08 UTC 2011

On 2/9/2011 7:12 PM, fddi wrote:
> I could succesfully setup bind with mysql backend and it works using
> bind-mysql driver.
> everything works except that nsupdate will no longer work.
> is this normal ??
> requests sent for adding a RR using nsupdate are ignored by named when
> using mysqldb backend
> while they are honoured and served when using normal file backend.
> is this a normal behaviour ?
> how to use nsupdate even if with a different backend which is not the
> default file backend ?

If you are using nsupdate to make changes to your hosted zones, couldn't 
you simply change the process to send the update to both servers 
separately.  Make each server a master with a standard file for the 
backend data.


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