[CentOS] RE: Bind Standard Practise

Joseph L. Casale JCasale at activenetwerx.com
Wed Jun 11 15:53:20 UTC 2008

>In a chroot Bind installation, named.conf is located in /var/named/chroot/etc/.
>In that file, references to files for includes and other zones can be made as "filename"
>without a path. What is the expected location when no path is used, simply up one dir
>under chroot/? While moving a DNS from one machine to another, I noticed all ref's are
>"/etc/filename" and they are in the same dir as named.conf which obviously looks different
>from all the sample files.

Jumped the gun there:)
        directory "/var/named"; // the default

CMIIW, so when not using a path, this is where it expects files.

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