Subject: Re: BIND DoS and remote compromise issues
To: Andrew Brown <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Paul Hoffman <email@example.com>
Date: 11/12/2002 12:20:10
At 3:00 PM -0500 11/12/02, Andrew Brown wrote:
> >OK, I just noticed that pkg_add added "named9" in /usr/pkg/etc/rc.d.
>>I could copy that to /etc/rc.d, but then how do I get named9 to
>>launch? Do I simply say "named=NO" and "named9=YES" in /etc/rc.conf?
>that's another way to do it, yes. you just have to remember where the
>named9 script came from, and to upgrade it if you upgrade the bind9
>pkg at some point.
Well, it turns out that doesn't work either. After stopping named,
and running '/etc/rc.d/named9 start', it just reports:
WARNING: $named9 is not set properly.
And doesn't start named.
Further help is appreciated at getting BIND9 working ASAP.