check Bind

Alan Clegg alan at
Tue Aug 27 12:22:57 UTC 2013

On Aug 27, 2013, at 8:19 AM, Nidal Shater <ngiw2012 at> wrote:

> Hi I'm using centos-6.3 and I install bind9 on it by using (./configre, make, make install) 
> How can I test if Bind is installed correctly ( I tried "service named status" but I received the error message "named :unrecognized")

Installing from source does not include "startup" scripts.  Try "named -g" to get output to the current TTY, and once it is working, "named".

Alan Clegg | +1-919-355-8851 | alan at

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