Subject: Re: bind 8.2.4 on 1.5.1
To: Frederick Bruckman <>
From: Christian Groessler <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 09/12/2001 15:30:35
On 09/12/2001 05:22:11 AM EST Frederick Bruckman wrote:
>On 12 Sep 2001, Christian Groessler wrote:
>> what is the preferred way to upgrade bind to 8.2.4 on NetBSD 1.5.1?
>> I installed pkgsrc/net/bind and the files go into the /usr/pkg
>> hierarchy.
>> How do I make the system to default use this?
>> There is no /usr/pkg/etc/rc.d/named installed, so I currently
>> symlinked /usr/pkg/sbin/named to /usr/sbin/named, also for the other
>> programs in /usr/pkg/bin and /usr/pkg/sbin.
>> Is this the standard way or is there a more elegant solution?
>I don't know what's "standard". I would just change the path in
>Also, it looks like the package changes the default path for
>${DESTETC} to "/usr/pkg/etc", so you may need to make
>"/usr/pkg/etc/named.conf" a link to "/etc/namedb/named.conf" in order
>to let "/usr/pkg/sbin/ndc reload" do what it's supposed to do (rather
>than "/etc/named.conf"). Try it.