Versions of Bind

Redmond John W SrA HQ AFWA/SCHS John.REDMOND at
Fri Mar 3 11:55:20 UTC 2000

This is what I use...

set q=txt
set q=choas
version.bind <nameserver address>


-----Original Message-----
From: Cinense, Mark [mailto:macinen at]
Sent: Thursday, March 02, 2000 9:45 AM
To: 'Bind-Users-Group'
Subject: Versions of Bind

Greetings all,

	Does anyone know how to remotely check different versions of BIND
without having to login to the nameserver.  I tried this, and nslookup
returned unknown query class.

nslookup -q=txt -class=CH version.bind.

I am running BIND 8.2.2-p5.


Mark A Cinense
Dept. 4613 / Laboratories Computing and Messaging Group
Bldg. 880 / D6-F
MS 0805
Ph. 505.844.8602
Pager 540.3092

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