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FreeBSD: Install bindgraph To Make Graphs About Queries Sent To BIND

How do I install bindgraph to make pretty query statistics about my BIND server running FreeBSD Unix operating system?
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Find the DNS Authority Record for a DNS Domain (SOA)

Q.How do I find out the DNS authority record (SOA) for any DNS domain under UNIX / Linux shell?
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Configure BIND DNS Server to Listen Only On Certain IP Address or Network Interface

I want to to configure named ( BIND DNS Sever daemon ) to listens only on eth1 interface which has an IP address 202.54.1.2. How do I configure my named BIND DNS name server to listen only on certain network interface or IP address on a Linux or Unix-like systems?
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How To Hide BIND DNS Sever Version

Q. How do I hide my dns server version number from command such as:
dig @ns1.example.com -c CH -t txt version.bind

How do I hide version under BIND9 Linux / UNIX systems?
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Monit: Monitor BIND 9 (named) Name Server and Auto Restart SSH If It Does Not Respond

Q. How do I monitor my BIND 9 (named) server with monit which is chrooted at /var/lib/named directory? How do I restart bind (named) server if it does not respond or dead due to any issues under Debian / Ubuntu Linux?
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DNS Name Resolution

Q. Can you explain DNS name resolution concept? Why I need to set DNS resolution for my Windows or Linux server? How do I setup DNS name resolution under Linux / UNIX server system?
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Edit DNS Configuration Files

Q. How do I edit dns configuration file to add my ISPs nameservers?
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How to Set Up DNS Lookup in Linux

Q. How do I setup DNS Lookup under any Linux distribution ?
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Troubleshoot Linux / UNIX bind dns server zone problems with named-checkzone tool

Q. How do I check my domain zone file for error and validity the same under BIND DNS Server version 9?

A. You need to use named- checkzone command as zone file validity checking tool. It is useful for checking zone files before configuring them into a name server.

named-checkzone command syntax

named-checkzone {zonename} {filename}
Where,

  • zonename : The domain name of the zone being checked.
  • filename : The name of the zone file.

How do I check my zone file configuration for errors?

Use named-checkzone to check the zone files as follows:
named-checkzone nixcraft.com /var/named/zone.nixcraft.com
Output:

OK

If you see “OK” as result, the zone file is properly configured and you can restart bind name server.

How To Find Out What My DNS Servers Address Is

How do I find out my DNS server addresses under Linux, UNIX, Apple OS X, MS-Windows operating system? What is my dns server IP address under MS-Windows operating systems? Can you specify a list of public DNS server for personal use or game consoles?
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