[nsd-users] problem using nsd

Paul Roand paul.roland at cc.btn.ro
Tue Jan 15 11:21:45 UTC 2008

Thank you for your response.

The NSD version if 3.0.7
The OS is red hat enterprise 4, 32 bit, i686, dual xeon 4 gb of ram and
3ware raid 10. Kernel is
The compilation flags were:

CFLAGS="-march=prescott -O2 -pipe -fomit-frame-pointer"
CXXFLAGS="-march=prescott -O2 -pipe -fomit-frame-pointer"

the configure line:

./configure --prefix=/pdb/dns --mandir=/usr/share/man
--with-configdir=/pdb/dns/etc --with-pidfile=/var/run/nsd.pid
--with-zonesfile=/pdb/dns/db  --with-conffile=/pdb/dns/etc/nsd.conf
--with-zonesdir=/pdb/dns/db --with-dbfile=/pdb/dns/db/nsd.db --with-user=dns

I start nsd with:

/pdb/dns/sbin/nsd -c /pdb/dns/etc/nsd.conf -n 9 -u dns

-----Original Message-----
From: Anand Buddhdev [mailto:anandb at ripe.net] 
Sent: Tuesday, January 15, 2008 1:15 PM
To: nsd-users at nlnetlabs.nl; paul.roland at cc.btn.ro
Subject: Re: [nsd-users] problem using nsd

On Tuesday 15 January 2008 11:02, Paul Roand wrote:

Hello Paul,

> Hello I have this problem since a week or so:
> The nsd daemon crashes unexpectedly and the nsd log files shows this:
> [1200299533] nsd[3736]: info: XSTATS 1200299533 1200298484 RR=0 RNXD=0
> RFwdR=0 RDupR=0 RFail=0 RFErr=0 RErr=0 RAXFR=0 RLame=0 ROpts=0 SSysQ=0
> SAns=40 SFwdQ=0 SDupQ=0 SErr=0 RQ=37 RIQ=0 RFwdQ=0 RDupQ=0 RTCP=0
> SFwdR=0 SFail=30 SFErr=0 SNaAns=0 SNXD=0 RUQ=0 RURQ=0 RUXFR=0 RUUpd=1
> [1200299533] nsd[3731]: error: problems sending command 5 to server
> 3734: Broken pipe


Which version of NSD? Which operating system? What flags did you pass to 
configure when building NSD? Or did you just install it from a prebuilt 
package? How do you start NSD on your system?

All this information helps other people to help you.

Anand Buddhdev,
DNS Services Manager, RIPE NCC

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