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Stephan Goldi wrote:

> I have 2 DNS: 195.141.143.36 and 195.141.143.37
>
> On both are the ports 53:tcp and 53:udp open. When I try to do a transfer
> from .36 to .37 with the command
> "rndc reload document.ch IN default" I get this in the message log of .37:
>
> Dec 30 09:15:59 deskpro1 named[2974]: dumping master file:
> /var/named/tmp-XXXXXTPr7f: open: permission denied
> Dec 30 09:15:59 deskpro1 named[2974]: transfer of 'document.ch/IN' from
> 195.141.143.36#53: failed while receiving responses: permission denied
> Dec 30 09:15:59 deskpro1 named[2974]: transfer of 'document.ch/IN' from
> 195.141.143.36#53: end of transfer


Sounds like you have a file permissions problem. If you're running
named as non-root, make sure that the UID it runs as has write
permission to the directory containing all the zone files.

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Barry Margolin, barmar@alum.mit.edu
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