On Wed, Apr 12, 2006 at 11:43:20AM -0300, Pablo Gonzalez Mateos wrote:
> Hi, I'm actually running djbdns over a vserver and it runs great !!.
> Even I didn't to add any capabilities, it just worked with defaults.
> Perhaps you have problems running the supervise service that usually
> its started from /etc/inittab, and inside the vps you don't have
just for the record, with the 'plain' init style you
have init and inittab inside the guest ...
> I wrote an ugly script to get djbdns working, and qmail to, to be
> started like any other sysv daemon.
yes, that is a good approach too, the djb-inittab
stuff is more a sign that the author doesn't trust
his applications to keep running, therefore he
makes sure that they are restarted when they bail
> Hope it helps.
> On 4/12/06, Baltasar Cevc <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Hi Benedict,
> > The only problem I had the DJB query tools always failed looking up the
> > things - however that was no real problem as I just use libc/bind
> > resolver libraries to access it...
> > Concerning the caps: I think the given capablilites are more than
> > enough; I haven't set anything special and it works for me (it's an
> > older version of vserver, however).
> > I don't have any quick method to get the get capabilities from their
> > machine-readable represenation (I'm not familiar with the v* tools) but
> > if you know how to translate it - this is the information for my
> > vserver running tinydns:
> > max:/proc/virtual/49183# cat status
> > UseCnt: 31
> > RefCnt: 29
> > Flags: 0000000202000010
> > BCaps: ffffffffd44c04ff
> > CCaps: 0000000000000101
> > Ticks: 0
> > I'd try to test the servers on the local machine (and with disabled
> > firewall) to see whether they really work, e.g. using Bind's host
> > utility (host some.internal.host nameserver-ip ||| host
> > some.external.host dnscache-ip).
> > Does the network of your vserver work properly (can you ping it, can
> > you access other services if there are some), and if the DJB-tools are
> > listening at the right place (netstat -ua in the vserver guest should
> > give that information).
> > Hope that gives a starting point,
> > Baltasar
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