[Samba] samba4.1 RODC with BIND as DNS backend

Rowland Penny rowlandpenny at googlemail.com
Tue Nov 19 11:24:31 MST 2013

On 19/11/13 17:30, Michael Brown wrote:
> On 13-11-19 11:36 AM, Michael Brown wrote:
>> Nov 19 10:42:21 sles-shire named[6112]: the working directory is not 
>> writable
>> ... (d'oh, I can fix this one)
> I take it back… bind is complaining about /var/lib/named not being 
> writable. It shouldn't be… except what the hell, bind?
I take it that you are running on some form of debian, bind is the user 
that runs the dns nameserver Bind9


> Bv9ARM.pdf: "For this reason among others, the working directory 
> should be always be writable by named."
> OK, I quit IT.
> M.

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