Contents tagged with named
recently I've got a task to configure Bind9 on CentOS.
While doing this I have found some hardly documented features of CentOS.
File locations and defaults
By default bind9 is has name named. It means that you can start it with command systemctl. For example you can get status of bind with this command:
systemctl status named
Information about zones are stored in zone files. By default named stroes zone files at /var/named/.
Infromation about bind itself is stored at /etc/named* location.
Following command tells us something more about those files:
ls -ld /var/named
drwxr-x--- 5 root named 127 May 17 17:25 /var/named
It says that access to those files has two … more