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DNS Issue - Lame NS and BIND Problem

Discussion in 'Bind / DNS / Nameserver Issues' started by KonokoHost, Aug 8, 2004.

  1. KonokoHost

    KonokoHost Member

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    Attempting to restart named
    Waiting for named to restart.... . . . . . . . . . . finished.

    named status

    named 1480 0.7 0.6 29976 3016 ? S 12:39 0:00 /usr/sbin/named -u named


    named started ok Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[6550]: shutting down: flushing changes Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[6550]: stopping command channel on 127.0.0.1#953 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[6550]: no longer listening on 127.0.0.1#53 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[6550]: no longer listening on 66.90.81.18#53 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[6550]: no longer listening on 66.90.77.2#53 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[6550]: no longer listening on 66.90.77.3#53 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[6550]: no longer listening on 66.90.77.4#53 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[6550]: no longer listening on 66.90.77.5#53 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[6550]: no longer listening on 66.90.77.6#53 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[6550]: exiting Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: starting BIND 9.2.1 -u named Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: using 1 CPU Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: loading configuration from '/etc/named.conf' Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named: named startup succeeded Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: no IPv6 interfaces found Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: listening on IPv4 interface lo, 127.0.0.1#53 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: listening on IPv4 interface eth0, 66.90.81.18#53 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: listening on IPv4 interface eth0:1, 66.90.77.2#53 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: listening on IPv4 interface eth0:2, 66.90.77.3#53 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: listening on IPv4 interface eth0:3, 66.90.77.4#53 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: listening on IPv4 interface eth0:4, 66.90.77.5#53 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: listening on IPv4 interface eth0:5, 66.90.77.6#53 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: command channel listening on 127.0.0.1#953 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: zone 0.0.127.in-addr.arpa/IN: loaded serial 1997022700 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: zone aznxtc69.com/IN: loaded serial 2004062001 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: zone REMOVED.com/IN: loaded serial 2004062001 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: zone REMOVED.com/IN: loaded serial 2004062001 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: zone REMOVED.com/IN: loaded serial 2004062001 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: zone REMOVED.com/IN: loaded serial 2004072801 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: zone REMOVED.com/IN: loaded serial 2004062001 Aug 8 12:39:42 chills

    I'm a noob at DNS stuff, so I need someones help. Theres about 40 more lines of that zone loaded stuff, then we get this...

    expired Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: zone www.REMOVED.net/IN: sending notifies (serial 2004042500) Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: zone www.REMOVED.com/IN: sending notifies (serial 2004050301) Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: zone REMOVED.com/IN: sending notifies (serial 2004071801) Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: zone REMOVED.com/IN: expired Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: zone REMOVED.com/IN: expired Aug 8 12:39:42 chills named[1480]: zone REMOVED.net/IN: expired

    I get that for every singled domain on the server except feelthefusion.org (which is the upper level of the hostname, chills.feelthefusion.org).

    No sites will load and I get lame Nameserver errors on DNS Reports.com
    Much googling and searching at WHT hasn't helped me.

    Cash reward if you can help,
    thankyou.
    -randyc
     
  2. sjackson909

    sjackson909 Well-Known Member

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    you should paste a sample of your named.conf and one of your zones files in here so we can see what your doing.

    Thanks
    -Seth
     
  3. KonokoHost

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    zone "fakedomain.com" {
    type slave;
    masters {
    66.98.218.80;
    };
    file "/var/named/fakedomain.com.db";
    };


    theres one of the zones, I changed the domain to fakedomain.com instead of the real domain of course.
     
  4. sawbuck

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    Dns report for feelthefusion.org looks good as do the ns1&ns2.feelthefusion.org name servers.
    My guess is a problem with the httpd.conf. Have you changed anything recently with your setup? Posting or sending a PM with some non working domain info might be useful also.
     
  5. theprimehost

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    I'm getting similar results and no changes have been made as of yet.
     
  6. theprimehost

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    I've also tried rolling back to previous versions of named.conf and httpd.conf and neither seems to have corrected the problem.
     
  7. sawbuck

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    More info is the only way for someone to help.
     
  8. SirConfucious

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    if these are slaved domains, you should show us a copy of one of the generated files. If these are masters, show us the zone file. From the logs, it's odd that it's trying to load www.REMOVED.com as a zone, as it should be an A record, not a zone.
     
  9. KonokoHost

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    I'm still learning bout when it comes to DNS,

    whats the difference between slave and masters?

    Just today it stopped working after my little fix*

    After my little fix*, I now have a named.conf that looks like this...


    zone "DOMAINONE.net" {
    type slave;
    masters {
    66.98.81.18;
    };
    file "/var/named/DOMAINONE.net.db";
    };

    zone "DOMAINTWO.com" {
    type slave;
    masters {
    66.98.81.18;
    };
    file "/var/named/DOMAINTWO.com.db";
    };

    and the file starts off with....

    key "rndckey" {
    algorithm hmac-md5;
    secret "B REMOVED 7gZ8UBTMTHg==";
    };


    controls {
    inet 127.0.0.1 allow { localhost; } keys { "rndckey"; };
    };







    options {
    directory "/var/named";
    /*
    * If there is a firewall between you and nameservers you want
    * to talk to, you might need to uncomment the query-source
    * directive below. Previous versions of BIND always asked
    * questions using port 53, but BIND 8.1 uses an unprivileged
    * port by default.
    */
    // query-source address * port 53;
    };
    zone "." IN {
    type hint;
    file "/var/named/named.ca";
    };

    zone "0.0.127.in-addr.arpa" IN {
    type slave;
    masters {
    66.98.81.18;
    };
    file "/var/named/named.local";
    };


    *my little fix: I noticed the IPs were all wrong, so I fixed them to what the servers IP's were, but that only worked till this morning.
     
  10. knipper

    knipper Well-Known Member

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    I just wanted to chime in here as well....

    Just a couple days ago I noticed something similar when I restart bind.
    I am also getting the...
    which I had never seen before. (3+ years on cPanel)

    However unlike KonokoHost I do not get the nameserver problems, or any errors on DNSReports.com

    So is cpanel now just showing the output of bind when restarting... when it never did before?
     
  11. raed

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    :confused: me too (same proplem for 3 server ) pleas help :(
     
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