[Pdns-users] startup fails when "master=yes"
spork at bway.net
Thu May 26 06:50:15 UTC 2011
On Wed, 25 May 2011, Charles Sprickman wrote:
> On Wed, 25 May 2011, bert hubert wrote:
>> On Wed, May 25, 2011 at 01:48:47AM -0400, Charles Sprickman wrote:
>>> I recently started doing some basic testing of pdns and it's been
>>> going well. I decided to test the master/slave setup, so I set
>>> "master=yes" on one of my test servers. The server fails to start
>>> when this is enabled, logging the following:
>>> May 25 01:40:24 archive-bak pdns: PowerDNS
>>> 3.0-rc2.20110509.2191 (C) 2001-2011 PowerDNS.COM BV (May 12 2011,
>>> 04:31:25, gcc 4.2.1 20070719 [FreeBSD]) starting up
>> PowerDNS really wants IPv6 enabled.
>>> May 25 01:40:24 archive-bak pdns: Communicator thread died
>>> because of STL error: Creating local resolver socket for :::
>>> Protocol not supported
>> We could probably remove the ipv6 dependency here, but all in all, systems
>> w/o IPv6 support are getting to be rare.
> In this case the host does support IPv6 (FreeBSD 8.1), but no IPv6 IPs are
> configured. Additionally, this is in a jail, if that makes any difference.
Just as a followup - I moved all this to a jail with IPv6 IPs and am not
seeing the problem anymore. Just thought I'd add that for the archives
for anyone else running FreeBSD + PowerDNS in a jail.
> Ironically when I'm done testing, this will live on a host with a real IPv6
> address, but the devel environment does not have IPv6.
>>> I have not enabled the "hand unknown queries off to a recursor"
>>> option that I know of...
>> This is the notification socket.
> Considering it is able to bind to a v4 IP, can this perhaps be a non-fatal
> error? It feels kind of like bad form to die if there's not an IP available.
Also the error I found was coming from the resolver, so I'm still a bit
puzzled. Anyhow, for the archives, it's here:
pdns/resolver.cc: unixDie("Creating local resolver socket for
>>> I'm going to try disabling IPv6 and recompiling (this test jail does
>>> not run IPv6) and see if that makes a difference.
>> It might.
> No such luck. (#undef HAVE_IPV6 in config.h)
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