why bind unable to find log files

Robert Spangler mlists at zoominternet.net
Sat Jun 11 14:23:30 UTC 2011

On Saturday 11 June 2011 09:53, the following was written:

>  On Jun 11, 2011, at 4:22 AM, kshitij mali wrote:
>  > Hi Mark ,
>  >
>  > Thanks of  taking intreast in my case , yes the rhel4 default bind named
>  > service is running in chroot jail , know tell we what config changes do
>  > i nedd to change.
>  Create a directory inside the chroot jail called var/log/ -- so, if your
> chroot directory is called /foo/bar, create /foor/bar/var/log and make sure
> that bind is allowed to write there…

The directory should be /var/named/chroot if you installed all defaults.  Also 
be aware if selinux is active it will only allow bind to write to certain 
directories.  This is good to know on your slaves.



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