[Pdns-users] "pdns monitor" works but not "pdns start"

bert hubert ahu at ds9a.nl
Sun Nov 23 13:45:47 UTC 2003

On Sat, Nov 22, 2003 at 03:05:29PM +0800, isc10906 wrote:

> However when I do a "service pdns start", a dig at the same IP address
> reports "no servers could be reached" but a nmap scan shows that PDNS is
> listening on port 53 of the IP address.

This has been reported once before. One thing, do you have multiple IP
addresses? Do you bind to them specifically or do you bind to

Can you try compiling PowerDNS yourself instead of using the rpm?

Can you run tcpdump -c -n port 53 -s 0 while you run dig?


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