NAMED−CHECKCONF

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
RETURN VALUES
SEE ALSO
AUTHOR
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NAME

named−checkconf − named configuration file syntax checking tool

SYNOPSIS

named−checkconf [−v] [−j] [−t directory] {filename} [−z]

DESCRIPTION

named−checkconf checks the syntax, but not the semantics, of a named configuration file.

OPTIONS

−t directory

Chroot to directory so that include directives in the configuration file are processed as if run by a similarly chrooted named.

−v

Print the version of the named−checkconf program and exit.

−z

Perform a test load of all master zones found in named.conf.

−j

When loading a zonefile read the journal if it exists.

filename

The name of the configuration file to be checked. If not specified, it defaults to /etc/namedb/named.conf.

RETURN VALUES

named−checkconf returns an exit status of 1 if errors were detected and 0 otherwise.

SEE ALSO

named(8), named−checkzone(8), BIND 9 Administrator Reference Manual.

AUTHOR

Internet Systems Consortium

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2004, 2005, 2007 Internet Systems Consortium, Inc. ("ISC")
Copyright © 2000−2002 Internet Software Consortium.