Bind9 logging options

sthaug at sthaug at
Tue May 18 09:17:11 UTC 2010

> No! Log files are indicating any issue! The only indication I have about the 
> problem, is the lack if queries in the log files. No timeouts, no failures. I 
> even tried to query a fake domain. The result was a normal record (with A+). 
> I did not find any error! 
> So, how on earth do I log them?

Use a packet sniffer (e.g. tcpdump, wireshark) on your DNS servers to
capture the DNS traffic.

Steinar Haug, Nethelp consulting, sthaug at

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