How to change "querylog" default to off

Daniel Roesen dr at
Wed Jan 21 22:58:44 UTC 2004

* Kevin Darcy <kcd at>:
>>maybe I'm missing something but I cant find anywhere in the
>>documentation that shows how to set "Querylog" to no/off on startup.
>>On startup I have to use rndc to accomplish this. (Yes it would be
>>trivial to script but.... one would think there is a default way..
>>RIGHT???? )
> logging {
>     category "queries" { "null"; };
> };

That's not what Kevin (and I) want. The logging category should be
defined so I can START logging easily with "rndc querylog", but should
be DISABLED by default upon server startup.


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