Bind Error

Vladimir Botka vbotka at
Mon Oct 31 11:20:54 UTC 2016

Hi Henry,

On Mon, 31 Oct 2016 10:14:10 +0000 (UTC)
Henry Dola via freebsd-questions <freebsd-questions at> wrote:
> Hi All,
> I have set up a name server however I have experienced some problems that are way over my head.
> Initially while restarting bind after adding an acl, I would get the error /etc/namedb/named.conf:19: unknown option 'acl'
> In addition, now I am getting named not running ? (check var /run/named/pid)
> How would I copy the contents of the named.conf file to a text file ??
> Attached is a screen shot
> Please help.
> Henry.

You can attach the named.conf file, it's also a text file. 

JFYI, here is the link to Ansible role to install and configure DNSSEC,
if DNSSEC is needed.

Let me share with you the link to comprehensive BIND reference

HTH. Cheers,

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