Re: named problems
On Sat, 7 Dec 2002 15:20, Rodrigo Moya wrote:
> Dec 7 04:02:49 lagun named: dumping master file:
> /var/cache/bind/tmp-XXXXLWOG9Y: open: permission denied
> Dec 7 04:02:49 lagun named: transfer of 'historia-antigua.com/IN'
> from 126.96.36.199#53: failed while receiving responses: permission
> What is wrong? named is being run as root, and the /var/cache/bind
> directory belongs to the bind user.
That is what is wrong. BIND9 drops the capability cap_dac_override and thus
can't create files in directories owned by a UID other than root unless they
are mode 777.
The solution is to have the directory owned by the same UID that is used for
running the named process.
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