ISC Bind 9.11 and dyndb-ldap

Mark Andrews marka at
Mon Oct 17 02:34:58 UTC 2016

In message <cc788a8c-0d45-4726-b6c1-01766a8b5a83 at>, "Pallissard, Mat
t" writes:
> Has anyone successfully used LDAP as a dynamic back-end for bind 9.11?
> Unless I'm reading the release notes/new features pages incorrectly the bind-
> dyndb-ldap plugin has been rolled into ISC's official release and I shouldn't
>  have to mess around with patching/building it from source.
> Yet I get the following errors upon startup;
> named[9937]: loading configuration from '/etc/named.conf'
> named[9937]: /etc/named.conf:23: unknown option 'dynamic-db'
> named[9937]: loading configuration: failure
> named[9937]: exiting (due to fatal error)
> systemd[1]: named.service: Main process exited, code=exited, status=1/FAILURE
> I'm using the package provided by Arch Linux and can provide the flags the bi
> nd package was compiled with if those are relevant.
> Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

Did you mean "dyndb" perhaps?
> ⁣Matt Pallissard
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