BIND: 7.0 Beta 3 - sh make-localhost not working

Gelsema, P (Patrick) - FreeBSD freebsd at
Sat Nov 24 03:50:14 PST 2007

On Sat, November 24, 2007 04:48, Doug Barton wrote:
> Gelsema, P (Patrick) - FreeBSD wrote:
>> Hi,
>> When I follow the instructions in the handbook
> Can you give me the URL please? I need to update that, thanks for the
> reminder.

Section Using make-localhost

>> for setting up the BIND server
> Assuming that you are running 7-prerelease or 8-current you don't need
> to do anything to set up a working local resolver. All you need to do
> is to put named_enable=yes in /etc/rc.conf[.local] and fire it up.

Running 7 Beta 3 and added the named_enable=yes to rc.conf. Bind is
running, listening and resolving. Only have to create the zones file for
my own domain.

Is there any zones webconfiguration tool you would suggest to use to
manage DNS zones?



> hope this helps,
> Doug
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