bind update keeps messing up write-rights

Rick Stevens ricks at
Fri Jul 18 16:36:02 UTC 2008

Steve Searle wrote:
> Around 04:48pm on Friday, July 18, 2008 (UK time), Gijs scrawled:
>> Not sure why this is happening so perhaps someone can explain this to me.
>> Whenever I update bind it messes up/resets access rights on my zone 
>> files. Now normally this wouldn't be a bad thing, but because I have 
>> dynamic updates on, for which named creates journalizing files, I end up 
>> having non-writeable journalizing files. So after every update I end up 
>> having to manually change the access rights on my jnl files.
>> Is anyone else having the same problem and/or is it supposed to be like 
>> this?
> I am having exactly this problem on my CentOS server.  It started
> recently and I haven't managed to fix it, or find any more about it yet.
> It bugs the hell out of me - if you do get a solution outside this
> board can you let me know.

It's undoubtedly one of the %post scripts in the rpm that's doing it.
Bugzilla it.
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