bind restart needed to reflect changes to dynamic zone in multiple views

Phil Mayers p.mayers at
Fri Jun 24 14:06:26 UTC 2011

On 24/06/11 14:22, Brian J. Murrell wrote:
> I am using BIND 9.7.2-P2.
> I have two views, one "internal" and one for "external" queries.  In
> both of those views I have some zones which are common so I put them
> into their own file "zones.common" and include that file in both of the
> views.
> The problem I am having is that when I make a dynamic update to a common
> zone, only the internal view sees that change.  External queries still
> return the data prior to the update.  If I restart the server, then
> external queries get the updated data.

That's not supported. You will need to transfer the zone from the the 
internal view to the external view, and store them in different files. 
This kind of things gets discussed on the list often - you can find more 
info in the archives.

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