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named-checkconf - named configuration file syntax checking tool




named-checkconf [ -v ] [ -j ] [ -t directory ] filename [ -z ]


named-checkconf checks the syntax, but not the semantics, of a named configuration file.


-t directory
chroot to directory so that include directives in the configuration file are processed as if run by a similarly chrooted named.
-v Print the version of the named-checkconf program and exit.
-z Perform a check load the master zonefiles found in named.conf.
-j When loading a zonefile read the journal if it exists.
The name of the configuration file to be checked. If not specified, it defaults to /etc/namedb/named.conf.


named-checkconf returns an exit status of 1 if errors were detected and 0 otherwise.


named(8),BIND 9 Administrator Reference Manual.


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