BIND CPU load problems

Cathy Almond cathya at
Wed Jul 11 14:53:31 UTC 2012

On 10/07/12 13:08, Phil Mayers wrote:
> On 10/07/12 12:56, Shon Stephens wrote:
>> Dear Mike,
>>      I am not being hit with a Denial of Service attack and the query
>> logging doesn't appear to be any different from other hosts in the DNS
>> complex. There are no errors in logs or messages files either. I have
>> not installed a previous version from source.
> Does "strace" indicate what the bind process is doing?

Various troubleshooting ideas here - though it's not a fully
comprehensive list (you might look at different aspects of what's
happening depending on what you find at various steps):

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