Can't find named_dump.db

Phil Mayers p.mayers at
Mon Dec 3 15:47:22 UTC 2012

On 03/12/12 15:41, Daniele Imbrogino wrote:
> Using BIND 9.8.1 on Ubuntu 12.04, I try to save the server cache using
> the command "sudo rndc dumpdb -cache" (without quotes, obviously), but
> then I can't find the file "/etc/bind/named_dump.db" being "/etc/bind/"
> the working directory of the server.

Check that named has permissions to write to that file. It would be 
unusual for it to have write on /etc in my experience.

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