Can't find named_dump.db

Matus UHLAR - fantomas uhlar at
Wed Dec 5 13:05:55 UTC 2012

On 03.12.12 21:32, Daniele Imbrogino wrote:
>I edited the working directory to /etc/bind because this is the directory
>where I have all the zone data files.
>If I use the default /var/cache/bind do I have to move also the zone data

no, you will just have to provide full path in zones' filename statements

> (or, at least, create an alias)?

you can make symlinks from /vat/cache/bind pointing to /etc/bind if you need

>I'm saying this because even if the default configuration has
>/var/cache/bind as default working directory, all the files are in
>/etc/bind by default.

it's done this way just to have dumps and core files in /var/cache/bind
where named usually can write, instead of /etc where it usually can't (and

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