Re: Reload one domain in caching DNS server
On Tue, 21 Aug 2001, I. Forbes wrote:
> We run one DNS server as a "caching DNS server". All DNS
> queries from our site are forwarded to this server. It does not host
> any primary or secondary "zones" and resolves all of its queries
> from root servers. Thus the answers we get from DNS are
> generally the same as everyone else on the internet, which helps
> our support guys give our customers sensible answers.
> The trouble is when we update one of our domains, we still see the
> "old" domain data until such time as it expires.
Since you say "one of our domains", then plan ahead of time: lower the
TTLs before you begin the work so this problem won't happen again.
> How can I force our caching DNS server to reload 1 domain?
I am not sure. I have heard that the new BIND 9 has a new name daemon
control program -- maybe it can do it? I don't think it can be done with
Jeremy C. Reed
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