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Article ID: 126519, created on Aug 11, 2015, last review on Aug 11, 2015

  • Applies to:
  • Odin Business Automation Standard 4.5


On an SSH-manageable name server DNS zone files are not updated.


  1. Network issues. The following records can be found in /var/log/messages on the name server:

    Jul 27 12:43:12 ns4 named[2830]: zone <domain1.tld>/IN/pbas_resolver: refresh: retry limit for master <XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX>#53 exceeded (source
    Jul 27 12:43:12 ns4 named[2830]: zone <domain1.tld>/IN/pbas_resolver: zone transfer deferred due to quota
    Jul 27 12:43:25 ns4 named[2830]: transfer of '<domain2.tld>/IN/pbas_resolver' from <XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX>#53: failed while receiving responses: connection reset

    Running "netstat -aon | grep 53" on OBAS server reveals lots of port 53 connections in CLOSE_WAIT status.

  2. pdns service malfunction. There are no related errors in /var/log/hspc/hspc.log and pdns service shows no activity in /var/log/messages.


Restart the PowerDNS service on the OBAS server:

# service pdns restart

624ca542e40215e6f1d39170d8e7ec75 caea8340e2d186a540518d08602aa065 400e18f6ede9f8be5575a475d2d6b0a6 70a5401e8b9354cd1d64d0346f2c4a3e

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