the location of dig and named

Mike Hoskins (michoski) michoski at
Wed Aug 28 21:41:54 UTC 2013

-----Original Message-----

From: Nidal Shater <ngiw2012 at>
Date: Wednesday, August 28, 2013 5:35 PM
To: "bind-users at" <bind-users at>
Subject: the location of dig and named

>when I typed dig  or named ,,, what is the location of the executable
>program dig and named is ?

It will vary by platform, and you can ultimately control it via
./configure --bindir=/foo --sbindir=/bar.  Easiest thing to do is look at
the configure defaults or simply find / -type f -name {dig,named,etc}.

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