Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 241901
$GENERATE within zone files not recognized by system-config-bind
Last modified: 2008-07-29 06:33:52 EDT
Description of problem:
If $GENERATE is used manually within zone file, system-config-bind will not
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Manually use $GENERATE for a list of A or PTR records within zone file(s).
Restart bind, etc. Call up system-config-bind, and no information related to
that is $GENERATE is need.
# host <an A record created by $GENERATE statement>
and the `host` will work.
Steps to Reproduce:
Typo: (should read) "and no information related to that $GENERATE statement is
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release. Product Management has requested
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inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
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We are very sorry but this feature is not supported in current version of
s-c-bind and is not planned for inclusion for RHEL 5 update. Opened upstream