Best GUI tool for managing BIND 9.x

David Nolan vitroth+ at
Tue Sep 11 18:38:33 UTC 2007

--On September 11, 2007 11:14:49 AM -0500 Ryan McCain 
<Ryan.McCain at> wrote:

> I will be delegating the management of DNS to entry level admins as soon
> as I get it completely up and functioning.  What is the best GUI
> (preferably web based) tool for managing zones?  Webmin looks good but
> I've read where it hoses up zone files at times. Is there any truth to
> that?
> I'm also looking for a GUI to manage DHCPD so one tool that handles them
> both would be ideal but not necessary.

Carnegie Mellon's NetReg is an open source system that handles this and 
more, but whether our system is appropriate for you depends on your needs 
and scale.  Feel free to contact me off-list for more information.

Rather then repeating my previous comments, see this previous post from me
to this list:

-David Nolan
 Network Software Designer
 Computing Services
 Carnegie Mellon University

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