[CentOS] Is BIND In CentOS 5.0 Broken?

Jim Perrin jperrin at gmail.com
Mon Jul 2 00:20:32 UTC 2007

On 7/1/07, Eduardo Dela Rosa <eduardo.delarosa at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,

> After the completing the installation, I wanted to configure my DNS server
> but it seemed that /etc/named.conf and other stuffs in
> /var/named/chroot/var/named directory are not
> there  (i.e., *.zone, *.local, etc).

This is not a 'bug' or 'broken' package so to speak, but more a
concious decision by the upstream folks. See the bugzilla report here
-> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=234508

> Can anyone give me idea? This is the first time that I've tried CentOS; used
> to have Fedora Core and RHEL; but I know CentOS is a RHEL fork; just don't
> know what exactly the
> other differences are.

Basically you can copy the 'example' files from /usr/share/doc/ or use
system-config-bind to set things up.

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