Where are the installed files? - NEWBIE

Brian Salomaki brian at gambitdesign.com
Tue Oct 9 00:40:44 UTC 2001

you must create named.conf yourself.  please consult the administrator 
reference manual (ARM) included with the bind 9 docs for further information 
on setup and use of BIND 9.

On Monday 08 October 2001 06:19 pm, Pedro Fonseca wrote:
> Greetings!
> This may be a stupid question, but I've compiled BIND 9.1.3 in Red Hat
> 6.2, with the following configure options:
> ./configure --prefix=/usr/local/bind-9.1.3 --enable-threads
> --localstatedir=/var/run
> After doing 'make' and 'make install', the only directories installed
> in /usr/local/bind-9.1.3 are 'bin', 'include', 'lib' and 'sbin'...
> Wasn't there supposed to be a directory 'etc', that contained the
> 'named.conf' file? And I can't find this file in '/etc/' either... I
> can't help to feel that something went wrong with the installation,
> but no errors were reported!
> Can someone please help? I can't move on in the configuration of BIND
> while I don't clear this up...
> Best regards.

Brian Salomaki
Gambit Design Internet Services
110 E. State St., Suite 18, Kennett Square, PA 19348
DNSbox: http://gambitdesign.com

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