Blog Archives for category zone

view external: query (cache) denied

I have registered my nameserver  at registrar. I have properly updated the zone file in the server. But for some… Continue reading »

command to check zone file format

Use the following command with the corresponding zone db file : named-checkzone website.org /var/named/website.org.db

way to check syntax of zone files

Use the following commands to check syntax of zone files and named conf file respectively: named-checkzone domain.com /var/named/domain.com.db named-checkconf /etc/named.conf

dns_rdata_fromtext: /var/named/domain.com.db:16: near ’192.168.1.2.’: bad dotted quad

I got the following error when checked the zone file for a domain. —————- dns_rdata_fromtext: /var/named/domain.com.db:16: near ’192.168.1.2.’: bad dotted… Continue reading »