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Problem using bind with views

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Hi.

I'm running a debian linux where I installed bind for using it as a DNS server.

I created some zones and it's working fine. Here is the named.conf.local

//
// Do any local configuration here
//

	zone "interna" {
		type master;
		file "/etc/bind/db.interna";
	};
	zone "7.16.172.in-addr.arpa" {
		type master;
		file "/etc/bind/db.172.16.7";
		notify no;
	};


	zone "serveis.interna" {
		type master;
		file "/etc/bind/db.serveis.interna";
		notify no;
	};

	zone "grup7.gsx" {
		type master;
		file "/etc/bind/db.dmz";
	};


	zone "70.168.192.in-addr.arpa" {
		type master;
		file "/etc/bind/db.192.168.70";
		notify no;
	};

	zone "71.168.192.in-addr.arpa" {
		type master;
		file "/etc/bind/db.192.168.71";
		notify no;
	};

	zone "192.168.254.in-addr.arpa" {
		type master;
		file "/etc/bind/db.192.168.254";
		notify no;	
	};

	zone "192.168.255.in-addr.arpa" {
		type master;
		file "/etc/bind/db.192.168.255";
		notify no;
	};

Then I changed this file to use views:

//
// Do any local configuration here
//

view "intranet" {
//	recursion yes;
//	match-clients { 172.16.7.0/24; localhost;};
	zone "interna" {
		type master;
		file "/etc/bind/db.interna";
	};
	zone "70.168.192.in-addr.arpa" {
		type master;
		file "/etc/bind/db.192.168.70";
	};

	zone "71.168.192.in-addr.arpa" {
		type master;
		file "/etc/bind/db.192.168.71";
	};
//	include "/etc/bind/named.conf.default-zones";
};

view "public" {
//	match-clients { any; };
//	recursion no;

	zone "serveis.interna" {
		type master;
		file "/etc/bind/db.serveis.interna";
	};

	zone "grup7.gsx" {
		type master;
		file "/etc/bind/db.dmz";
	};

	zone "7.16.172.in-addr.arpa" {
		type master;
		file "/etc/bind/db.172.16.7";
		notify no;
	};

	zone "192.168.254.in-addr.arpa" {
		type master;
		file "/etc/bind/db.192.168.254";
	};

	zone "192.168.255.in-addr.arpa" {
		type master;
		file "/etc/bind/db.192.168.255";
		notify no;
	};
};

After this change, DNS seems to stop working (ping and dig fails when they worked before).  What is the problem on this version of the file?
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