Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 6076
named doesn't start at any runlevel
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:52 EDT
Just did a fresh install of RH6.1 on a system. Named didn't
start automatically, so I started looking around. In all
rcx.d directories, it was K45named. Under a RH6.0 install I
did on another system, it was S55named in rc3.d, rc4.d and
I renamed the files to match my RH6.0 install, and all looks
It's a change in policy. You can use ntsysv, or
chkconfig --level 345 named on
to turn it on.
*** Bug 6114 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
When upgrading from RH 6.0 to RH 6.1...
The next thing I noticed is that my DNS (named) was no
longer running. To fix this rename the "K45named" file in
rc3.d, rc4.d, and rc5.d to "S55named". And then issue the
*** Bug 6671 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
NFS start moved to init 4 from init 3 in RH 5.2
Why all these policy changes? named doesn't even start in
RH6.1 unless manual tweaking is done! Yuk!