Take the 2-minute tour ×
Server Fault is a question and answer site for professional system and network administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Like the cache of nscd daemon. I suspect the daemon does not do its work, I mean, not caching at all since it failed the query right after I stopped the name server.

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

I have always heard to restart nscd via /etc/init.d/nscd restart but some systems to not have nscd daemons.

share|improve this answer
    
You need to install/start nscd daemon yourself. It seems not a default service. BTW, on Windows this is so easy. Just call ipconfig /showdns. Not sure why this is so hard for nscd. I've googled a lot without luck. –  Max Fan Apr 17 '13 at 14:04

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.