Take the 2-minute tour ×
Server Fault is a question and answer site for system and network administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.
  • Ubuntu 11.10
  • Bind9 (not working, won't accept connections) (named-checkconf and named-checkzone both work)
  • OpenVPN (community edition) (working correctly) (bridged mode)
  • PHP5 & PHP5-gd
  • Mysql5
  • Standard setup ubuntu server
  • Bash shell

Problem

Any command that monitors or reports on running processes causes the shell to repairably freeze. This includes top and ps.

I don't really know where to start on this issue. Any clues would be helpful. Issue started after install bind9 apt-get install bind9 dnsutils

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 3 down vote accepted

process monitoring tools will still query nss (name resolution layer) to map user ids to names... so problem is likely in the resolver layer...

share|improve this answer
    
yeah, turns out once I got bind working, everything was good –  wmarbut May 11 '12 at 23:02
    
fix your nsswitch.conf and nscd configs... –  rackandboneman May 11 '12 at 23:40

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.