LinuxQuestions.org
Did you know LQ has a Linux Hardware Compatibility List?
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 03-10-2006, 01:41 PM   #1
dfilkovi
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2005
Posts: 10

Rep: Reputation: 0
named.conf problem


I'we put this line in it:
include "/etc/smbind/smbind.conf";

and when I try to start named service it says
Error in named configuration:
/etc/named.conf:64: open: /etc/smbind/smbind.conf: file not found

but the dir and the file are there.

I tried tu put the dir somewhere else and changed named.conf accordingly but the problem still exist.

I'm running Fedora core 4.
 
Old 03-10-2006, 02:57 PM   #2
marozsas
Senior Member
 
Registered: Dec 2005
Location: Campinas/SP - Brazil
Distribution: SuSE, RHEL, Fedora, Ubuntu
Posts: 1,393
Blog Entries: 1

Rep: Reputation: 64
This is because named run in in a jail and, in the jail, there is no such file.

Try to figure out where is the jail. Mine is "/var/lib/named".
Copy your included file to the jail. e.g.
Code:
# mkdir /var/lib/named/etc/smbind
# cp /etc/smbind/smbind.conf /var/lib/named/etc/smbind
cheers,

PS: You do not need to update the path in named.conf.

Last edited by marozsas; 03-10-2006 at 02:59 PM.
 
Old 03-10-2006, 06:18 PM   #3
dfilkovi
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2005
Posts: 10

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
Thank you it worked.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Weird BIND + Webmin Problem (named.conf) cruzifixion Linux - Networking 1 01-12-2006 05:33 PM
BIND -named.conf ryanc75 Linux - General 3 09-19-2005 03:57 AM
SUSE 9.1: named.conf works, but including separate conf files doesn't??? registering Linux - Distributions 0 06-09-2004 05:03 PM
cannot find named.conf and /var/named kaushikma Red Hat 1 02-07-2004 01:49 PM
RH7.2 named.conf Grum Linux - Networking 3 05-20-2002 09:55 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:35 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration