[Pdns-users] Problem with pipe backend scripts...

bert hubert bert.hubert at netherlabs.nl
Thu Jun 16 14:52:28 UTC 2005

On Thu, Jun 16, 2005 at 02:05:12PM +0300, Laimonas Selenis wrote:

> I am using PowerDNS 2.9.17 with PipeBackend on a Linux machine. Backend
> is a perl script, very similar to this one, which is in documentation
> (plus several small modifications). Now when I am running AXFR query -
> server is responding each second time only. Once - I get normal
> response, and then I get an error:

> Jun 16 12:43:34 xx pdns[21447]: AXFR of domain 'domain.com' initiated
> by yyy.yyy.yyy.yyy
> Jun 16 12:43:34 xx pdns[21447]: [PIPEBackend] Error from coprocess:
> Unable to ascertain status of coprocess 21436 from 21447: No child
> processes

This appears to indicate your script exited, which it should not do.

Can you show your script?

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