Tracking Down Odd bind Behavior

Tim Daneliuk tundra at
Sun Aug 15 14:17:53 UTC 2021

On 8/15/21 9:07 AM, G.W. Haywood via bind-users wrote:
> Hi there,
> On Sun, 15 Aug 2021, Tim Daneliuk wrote:
>> I have a bind slave instance running on FreeBSD 13-STABLE.  Periodically (after
>> a few days of perfect operation), it loses its ability to resolve at
>> least some names - in this case, ...
>> ...
>> Aug 14 17:07:03 ozzie named[32292]: running as: named -4 -u bind -c /usr/local/etc/namedb/named.conf
>> ...
> Wild guess: try running without '-4'?
> Otherwise, see "Troubleshooting" in the ARM.  Then, assuming that
> you've set up the logging as per the ARM to be sufficiently verbose,
> wait until the resolution failures start happening again and post
> relevant extracts.

I did have extensive logging setup but only had info level recorded.  I've
since updated this to debug 3 per the ARM.  Let's see what they provides.

Tim Daneliuk     tundra at
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