[nsd-users] NSD usage

Matthijs Mekking matthijs at NLnetLabs.nl
Fri Mar 6 08:55:21 UTC 2009

Sven Juergensen (KielNET) wrote:
> The slave has as per recommendation a
> 'nsdc patch' in it's crontab.
> Is there a different way or does it need
> to be done like that?

NSD keeps a journal in ixfr.db. If you don't run nsdc patch once in a
while, it may grow 'indefinitely' large.

> Also, I intentionally fubared the nsd.db
> file, to see how it can be fixed. How do
> I restore that file if it's gone/screwed?

Run nsdc rebuild again. You can use the nsd-xfer program to transfer the
zones you are secondary for.



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