[SATLUG] help setting up a DNS server with bind9

Jeremy Mann jeremymann at gmail.com
Sat Sep 5 11:07:12 CDT 2009


On Sat, Sep 5, 2009 at 10:58 AM, redpill<toddwbucy at grandecom.net> wrote:

> The tutorial i am following notes that upon error I should
> check /var/log/syslog for errors where i found the following
>
> Sep  5 10:53:25 r3d91ll named[4010]: command channel listening on
> 127.0.0.1#953
> Sep  5 10:53:25 r3d91ll named[4010]: command channel listening
> on ::1#953
> Sep  5 10:53:25 r3d91ll named[4010]: couldn't open pid file
> '/var/run/bind/run/named.pid': No such file or directory
> Sep  5 10:53:25 r3d91ll named[4010]: exiting (due to early fatal error)
>
> question will the following solve my problem or make it worse?
>
> mk /var/run/bind/run/named.pid

Todd, creating /var/run/bind/run should solve your problem.



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