[Samba] BIND9 DLZ DNS Back End Timeout on Boot

Dale Renton drenton at gmail.com
Fri Jun 24 15:45:00 UTC 2022

Hi Louis,

Thanks for the feedback.

I added "RuntimeDirectory=/usr/local/samba/var/run/" to my systemd service
file and that fixed the warning message "Can't open PID file
/usr/local/samba/var/run/samba.pid (yet?) after start: No such file or

The samba_dnsupdate and dynamic zone updates still get timeout errors until
I restart named.

I think the remainder of the email is related to another post.


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