Bug 77896 - nsupdate is not functioning properly
Summary: nsupdate is not functioning properly
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: bind
Version: 7.3
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Daniel Walsh
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-11-14 22:46 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2005-10-31 22:00 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-08-01 19:53:24 UTC

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Description Need Real Name 2002-11-14 22:46:50 UTC
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Description of problem:
Mike (redhat support) and I trouble shoot this issue for @ 1hour he was able to 
duplicate my issue on his system and i am opening this report.  for further 
information please contact me at 305-506-1125 Direct or cell at 305-987-0992

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. create a zone file with A or CNAME records start named
2. type at the command line nsupdate -d -v   #-d is for debug -v verbose
3.U receive a > prompt type update delete www.yourdomain.com IN A 
then type show.  This step should have produced a .jnl file and updated DNS but 
is fails.  then try an update add www.yourdomain.com 5  IN A

Actual Results:  it did not create the .jnl file and did not update teh 

Expected Results:  the .jnl file should have been created... DNS Should be 
advertisiong what teh script says

Additional info:

Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2003-01-06 19:06:54 UTC
Have you tried this with the latest bind?  I tried your example on RHL 8.0 and
it worked fine, although there were no .jnl files created.

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