Subject: Re: named before mountcritical in netbsd-3 rcorder(8) ?
To: None <>
From: Jukka Salmi <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 05/25/2006 21:53:36
Brian A. Seklecki --> tech-userlevel (2006-05-25 13:54:31 -0400):
> Generally, if the primary purpose of the system is as a DNS server you'll 
> be using ISC BIND out of Pkgsrc, but in the event that you're not, our 
> current /etc/rc.d/named starts before mountall.

The named rc script from the base system and the one from
pkgsrc/net/bind9 have the same rcorder keywords, so there's no
difference in how they are handled by rcorder.

> This makes the assumption that the named chrootdir is available as a 
> "criticallocal",

...or as a "criticalremote"...

> thus causing a named/bind to fail at boot.
> Possible solutions: mountall could be set to "BEFORE: SERVERS" or change 
> named "REQUIRE: mountall".

Why not adding the file system containing the named chrootdir to
`critical_filesystems_local'? IMHO that's the correct solution...

Cheers, Jukka

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