Zone transfer doesn't work when I set allow-update statement

Alan Clegg alan at
Fri Apr 25 20:35:53 UTC 2014

On 4/25/14, 4:29 PM, Jeronimo L. Cabral wrote:
> Thanks a lot, but using the allow-update statement, I use nsupdate in
> order to add a new record:
> # nsupdate
>> server x.x.x.x
>>zone <>
>>update add <> 86400 A
> But the master zone is not refreshed until I execute "service bind9
> restart" ("service bind9 reload" doesn't refresh the master zone).

Are you saying that the FILE is not updated?  Do you see zone transfers
taking place (ie, look in the log files).

> How can I do in order to add new records using nsupdate without
> restarting the bind9 service ???

"it just works" if everything is configured right.


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