On Aug 1 2008, ram wrote:

>I sometimes have issues where some domains remain unresolvable ( their
>NS is down ) for sometime and then my caching bind server just caches
>the result even after the problem is solved
>
>Until I restart named, bind gives no DNS records. ( or until cache
>times out )
>
>Is there a way I tell bind named for just 1 domain requery the DNS
>records and dont resolve from cache


Use "rndc flushname [name]", available from BIND 9.3 onwards.

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Chris Thompson
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