Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 455894
Write problem to journalizing files after updating Bind
Last modified: 2013-04-30 19:40:23 EDT
Description of problem:
The access rights and ownership of the zone/journalizing files are reset to
chmod 640 and the ownership to root:named after I update Bind. Because 'dynamic
updates' requires the named server to be able to write to the journalizing
files, these default access rights won't do.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. yum update bind
The jnl files have ownership root:named, and chmods 640.
Either the jnl files have ownership named:named, or they have a chmod of 660.
I know the problem also occurred in former versions of Bind, but I'm not sure
which version exactly.
After consulting the FC list, "Christopher K. Johnson" mentioned that dynamic
zones should be placed inside the dynamic folder (/var/named/dynamic or