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Old 12-08-2006, 01:02 PM   #1
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DNS - Deleting Cached Records (Bind 9)


Does anyone know how to remove cached records from a nameserver running bind 9?

Thanks,
Jason
 
Old 12-08-2006, 01:21 PM   #2
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On my slave server I typically delete the files from my chrooted /var/named that look like:
db-XXgmSfew
db-XXIU7IYV
db-XXxvPWNl

I then restart named.
 
Old 12-08-2006, 04:39 PM   #3
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sudo rndc flush
 
  


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