Red Hat and Bind

Steve Sandau ssandau at
Tue Nov 2 21:50:50 UTC 2004

Thierry Michels wrote:
> Hi,
> I have Red Hat Fedora and I try to instal DNS.
> Each time I start named the error "file not found" is returned.
> The file exist and the path is right in Named.conf.
> Named.conf:
> options{
>     directory "/var/named";
> Thank you for your answer

Check that the "named" executable is in your path. ('which named' will 
tell you.) Try starting the named service with 'service named start' on 
Fedora. It should be named.conf (with a small 'n' not a capital).

See if any of these things help.

Steve Sandau

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