BIND slave stops updating from master after 1-3 days

Brandon Whaley brandonw at
Tue Jul 30 20:54:36 UTC 2013

Hey Lawrence, this is the zone entry as seen on the slave.  The
10.0.x.1 IPs are the addresses of the masters.

On Tue, Jul 30, 2013 at 4:43 PM, Lawrence K. Chen, P.Eng. <lkchen at>wrote:

> ------------------------------
> I think that's what you asked for.  In case I misunderstood, here's a zone
> entry from the slave's named.conf (this immediately follows the options
> block in my first email:
> zone "" {
>         type slave;
>         file "/var/named/slaves/";
>         masters {;;;;; };
> };
> Should probably have the master here, rather than the slave
> nameservers that are configured not to allow transfers.
> L

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