reg named.conf configuration file in bind 9.3.4
B Zaman Laskar
m2bzamanl at gmail.com
Thu Dec 27 08:23:38 UTC 2007
I have installed the Bind DNS package in Fedora Core 6. The Bind
version is 9.3.4.
The /etc/named.conf which is provided by caching-nameserver is missing.
But another file is there , named.rfc1912.zones which is having the
format as /etc/named.conf .
If I rename named.rfc1912.zones to named.conf and restart the named
service , it fails with the following errors.
Stopping named: [FAILED]
Error in named configuration:
zone localdomain/IN: loading master file localdomain.zone: file not
_default/localdomain/IN: file not found
zone localhost/IN: loading master file localhost.zone: file not found
_default/localhost/IN: file not found
zone 0.0.127.in-addr.arpa/IN: loading master file named.local: file
_default/0.0.127.in-addr.arpa/IN: file not found
IN: loading master file named.ip6.local: file not found
IN: file not found
zone 255.in-addr.arpa/IN: loading master file named.broadcast: file
_default/255.in-addr.arpa/IN: file not found
zone 0.in-addr.arpa/IN: loading master file named.zero: file not found
_default/0.in-addr.arpa/IN: file not found
f I configure named.rfc1912.zones , named works fine and name
resolution occurs for the configured domain.
So, I want to know whether with the current versions of bind ,
named.conf has been renamed to named.rfc1912.zones .
Also , Is it O.K to use named.rfc1912.zones as the bind configuration
file . If that is not the case , please let me know how to use
named.conf with the later versions of Bind.
With Thanks in Advance.
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