Suppress log entry...

SH Development listaccount at
Mon Apr 13 17:14:16 UTC 2015

For me, it’s in the interest of keeping clean easy to read log files.  Seems like this info should be available to turn on and off when needed for debugging, not every time the config is changed.


> On Apr 13, 2015, at 9:10 AM, Alan Clegg <alan at> wrote:
> On 4/13/15 2:08 AM, SH Development wrote:
>> Is there a way to suppress the build information in the log every time BIND restarts/reloads?  I’m getting:
>> built with '--build=x86_64-redhat-linux-gnu' '--host=x86_64-redhat-linux-gnu' '--target=x86_64-redhat-linux-gnu' '--program-prefix=' '--prefix=/usr' '--exec-prefix=/usr' '--bindir=/usr/bin' '--sbindir=/usr/sbin' '--sysconfdir=/etc' '--datadir=/usr/share' '--includedir=/usr/include' '--libdir=/usr/lib64' '--libexecdir=/usr/libexec' '--sharedstatedir=/var/lib' '--mandir=/usr/share/man' '--infodir=/usr/share/info' '--with-libtool' '--localstatedir=/var' '--enable-threads' '--enable-ipv6' '--enable-filter-aaaa' '--with-pic' '--disable-static' '--disable-openssl-version-check' '--with-dlopen=yes' '--with-dlz-ldap=yes' '--with-dlz-postgres=yes' '--with-dlz-mysql=yes' '--with-dlz-filesystem=yes' '--with-gssapi=yes' '--disable-isc-spnego' '--with-docbook-xsl=/usr/share/sgml/docbook/xsl-stylesheets' '--enable-fixed-rrset' 'build_alias=x86_64-redhat-linux-gnu' 'host_alias=x86_64-redhat-linux-gnu' 'target_alias=x86_64-redhat-linux-gnu' 'CFLAGS= -O2 -g -pipe -Wall -Wp,-D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2 -fexce
> ptions -fstack-protector --param=ssp-buffer-size=4 -m64 -mtune=generic' 'CPPFLAGS= -DDIG_SIGCHASE’
> It's a single line that is generated and actually gives a significantly
> important amount of information.
> I'm curious as to why you feel it should be suppressed... I was teaching
> the class in which the addition of this line was brought up and find it
> extremely useful.
> AlanC
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