[CentOS] Bind Issues

Mon Jan 26 18:51:27 UTC 2009
Paul Heinlein <heinlein at madboa.com>

On Mon, 26 Jan 2009, nate wrote:

> One of my Debian servers has a tool called 'dnstracer', I'd be
> surprised if it was available as part of the stock CentOS but
> maybe available in a 3rd party repo or some similar tool:

dig's +trace option can do the same thing, though its reporting isn't 
as nicely formatted as dnstracer's:

   dig +trace www.atbfinancialonline.com

First you'll see dig resolving "." (the root domain), then getting the 
master servers for "com.", then for "atbfinancialonline.com."

Paul Heinlein <> heinlein at madboa.com <> http://www.madboa.com/