Bind time up.

Vbvbrj vbvbrj at
Sat Jul 23 14:33:07 UTC 2011

On 23.07.2011 17:24, Lyle Giese wrote:
> On 07/23/11 03:22, Vbvbrj wrote:
>> Hello.
>> I have a server at home, that runs Bind 9 dns and routes internal
>> traffic to internet. Its working fine. When I'm out of home, I
>> disconnect my home switch. In bind log appears "no longer listening on
>>". After a return to home and connecting switch, BIND does
>> not respond to internal lan for long time till BIND start listening. Or
>> I have to reload BIND service or reload configs with rndc.
>> How to tell BIND to not stop listening on cable disconnected adapters?
>> Thank you
> Why are you doing this?  That is disruptive to the NIC inside the OS 
> and that gets passed on to BIND.
> If you are just doing this for security reasons, disconnecting the 
> cable to your Internet connection might accomplish the same thing and 
> not be as disruptive.
> Lyle

I'm disconnecting all in-house electrical device except for my server 
and some devices. I'm doing this for electrical economy. So, the home 
switch is not used while I'm out, I disconnect it too.

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