how do I add a domain

Will Yardley william+dns at
Thu Oct 11 18:52:53 UTC 2001

Jeff Donovan wrote:
> the server will be authoritative for the domain.  Is it easier to
> setup a different machine running Bind and not even speak to the other
> DNS server, or can I simply add lines to my current configuration?

if you needed a separate machine for this sort of thing a lot of people
would be in trouble :>

you can simply add the relevant bits to the named.conf file eg

zone "" {
        type master;
        file "s/";

and then add your zone file, reload bind, and you're good to go.


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