Keep "starting BIND 9.1.0" out of syslog?

phn at phn at
Mon Dec 13 16:12:50 UTC 2004

george_jenior at wrote:
> We're running BIND 9.1.0. There is a requirement to not have the BIND
> version logged to syslog. (But they still want other messages to go to
> syslog.)

> I'm going thru "DNS and BIND" 4/e with the logging section and having
> no success... that statement still gets logged.

> I've even tried things like

> logging {
> category default { null; };
> };

> which I think would shut everything off, but I'm still getting new log
> messages.

> (I also have:

> options {
> version "";
> }

> which stiffs the txt/chaos query.)

> Any idea of at least what category the "Starting BIND 9.1.0" belongs
> to?

Obsolete software.

Upgrade, 9.3.0 is current and lots of logging-related stuff 
is improved.

Peter Håkanson         
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