Originally Posted by archangel_617b
Were the zone files themselves gone or what? Any idea? My only guess would be that either a new named.conf or else a new location for named.conf lead your DNS server to look in a new (and incorrect) location for your zone files.
Well, I don't know if either of those is the case, because I did not dare spend time checking. I had to revert to snapshot IMMEDIATELY.
I marvel at bind changing the location of the .conf file, but then I marvel that anything else would touch anything relating to it as well.