[Pdns-users] AXFR problem

Aki Tuomi cmouse at youzen.ext.b2.fi
Mon Aug 25 06:32:50 UTC 2014

On Sun, Aug 24, 2014 at 03:57:48PM -0700, tsboj17 wrote:
> Hello!
> I configured the service and it is working because it looks up every type of
> the addresses correctly.
> I'm using PDNS 3.1-4.1 with psql backend.
> This instance is the master so it serves the AXFR requests.
> Now I'm trying take to deploy phase but during the AXFR opreation I get the
> forward error:
> ';; communications error to x.x.x.x#53: end of file' (of course with the
> valid ip)

Few ways to debug.

First, try pdnssec check-zone zonename, this should report any errors in data
that could prevent your axfr.

Then, try at localhost. Make sure it works there. If it doesn't, check logs.
If this works, then the problem is something else. Probably firewall or MTU. 


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