[CentOS] help needed with DNS server

Rudi Ahlers rudiahlers at gmail.com
Mon Mar 23 21:05:29 UTC 2009

On Mon, Mar 23, 2009 at 4:27 PM, Duncan Hutty <dhutty at allgoodbits.org> wrote:
> Rudi Ahlers wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I'm setting up a DNS server on CentOS 5.2, but can't get it to listen
>> to the outside IP address for DNS queries. There's no firewall
>> installed yet.
>> Here's the BIND config options:
> This might depend on the version of bind that you're using. I don't have
> a specific line in my centos5.2's named.conf to request it to listen on
> particular addresses, but I do remember having to force it in the past:
> listen-on-v6 { none; };
> listen-on {;
>   ;
>            public.ip.addr.ess;
> }
> --
> Duncan Hutty
> _______________________________________________

Thanx Duncan, this is what I had tried, but it didn't work the first
time. When I tried again, I did notice an error in the /etc/rndc file,
which after fixing, worked fine.


Kind Regards
Rudi Ahlers

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