Re: Problems chrooting BIND 9.2.2 in a Solaris 8 box
From: Chris Ess (securityfocus_at_cae.tokimi.net)
Date: Fri, 12 Mar 2004 11:49:35 -0500 (EST) To: GARCIA CABALLERO Jordi <Jordi.GARCIA@oami.eu.int>
Sorry about the cross-posting, but it's in the original message.
On Thu, 11 Mar 2004, GARCIA CABALLERO Jordi wrote:
> Chrooting BIND 9.2.2 in a Solaris 8 02/2002 box, I get this weird error when
> running named in the jail:
> # /usr/sbin/chroot /export/home/dns /usr/local/sbin/named -u named
> What I see from the console
> Mar 11 18:26:15 oasv020 named: /etc/named.conf:16: change directory
> to '/dns/etc' failed: file not found
> Mar 11 18:26:15 oasv020 named: /etc/named.conf:16: parsing failed
> Mar 11 18:26:15 oasv020 named: loading configuration: file not found
> Mar 11 18:26:15 oasv020 named: exiting (due to fatal error)
What's on line 16 of the 'named.conf' file?
If I had to guess, which is all I can do at the moment, I'd say that line
16 of your 'named.conf' is the directory entry in the options block and it
If this is the case, fix the directory to what it should be in the
chroot'd environment and try again.
System Administrator / CDTT (Certified Duct Tape Technician)