[Pdns-users] MAJOR Problem
mwalker at kydance.net
Wed Apr 23 02:31:06 UTC 2003
Errr.... I'm starting to feel really silly talking to myself on this list...
Anyway, this latest issue was a false alarm. For some reason, another one of
our nameservers was caching the DNS info and answering instead of the pdns
Matthew Walker said:
> After upgrading to 2.9.7, I've discovered what appears to be a MAJOR bug.
> The bind backend no longer parses wildcard CNAMES (possibly any
> wildcards...) from the zone files. This is a very big deal for me, and
> definately a showstopper at this point.
> Please respond ASAP.
> Matthew Walker
> Matthew Walker said:
>> In the process of continueing to work on the problem myself, I noticed
>> that the Generic Install tarball isn't up to date, so I downloaded the
>> source tarball, and installed that. So far, my problems seem to be
>> solved. I'll let you know if I have anymore problems.
>> Matthew Walker said:
>>> I'm managing a DNS server that hosts ~200 domains for my company, and
>>> we're switching from BIND to pdns to get the enhanced functionality.
>>> Since we're still in a conversion state, we're using the BIND backend
>>> to keep using our old zone files until we're comfortable switching to a
>>> MySQL backend.
>>> 90% of the domains are working just fine, but for a few of the zones,
>>> the server is claiming it isn't authoritative. There is nothing
>>> different about these domains that I can find, and I was hoping someone
>>> could offer me some advice about where to look.
>>> OS: Linux 2.4.20 (Gentoo)
>>> DNS Version: 2.8 (Linux Generic .tar.gz)
>>> Monitor Address: http://188.8.131.52:8081/
>>> Zone file for one of the problem domains:
>>> $ORIGIN .
>>> $TTL 259200 ; 3 days
>>> mioplex-ogoplex-pure-extract.com. IN SOA ns1.kydance.net.
>>> root.kydance.net. (
>>> 2003042202 ; serial
>>> 28800 ; refresh (8 hours)
>>> 7200 ; retry (2 hours)
>>> 2419200 ; expire (4 weeks)
>>> 86400 ; minimum (1 day)
>>> NS ns1.kydance.net.
>>> NS ns2.kydance.net.
>>> NS ns3.kydance.net.
>>> NS ns4.kydance.net.
>>> A 184.108.40.206
>>> MX 10 mail.mthmarketing.com.
>>> ; Don't modify the mail line anymore
>>> localhost A 127.0.0.1
>>> www CNAME vhosting.mthmarketing.com.
>>> ; Don't modify this either.
>>> NS1 and NS2 are technically both the same machine, which is the one
>>> running pdns. ns3 and ns4 are BIND servers that are set up as slave
>>> Any input would be greatly appreciated.
>>> Matthew Walker
>>> ePliant Marketing
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