Getting More Information about BIND

Getting More Information about BIND

For details on many other BIND options that I don't describe in this chapter, you can refer to several places, as the following list relates:

  • /usr/share/doc/bind-*/arm ( Contains HTML and XML versions of the BIND 9 Administrator Reference Manual.

  • Man pages ( Type the man command, following it by named or named.conf. These man pages contain terse descriptions of options and variables that relate to the named daemon and named.conf file, respectively.

  • Internet Software Consortium ( ( The ISC Web site contains information and downloads related to BIND. From this site, you find links to BIND mailing lists, security advisories relating to BIND, and BIND history.

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