How to Install Bind Chroot DNS Server on Linux CentOS 5.7 Server

DNS is the Domain Name System that maintains a database that can help user’s computer to translate domain names such as www.ehowstuff.com to IP addresses such as 184.173.214.97. DNS on CentOS is based on the named daemon, which is built on the BIND package developed through the Internet Software Consortium. (More information is available from […]

How to Install and Configure Bind9 DNS on Ubuntu 11.10

Bind is the most popular software and the most widely used Domain Name System (DNS) software on the Internet for providing DNS services. The name BIND stands for “Berkeley Internet Name Domain” and it’s an implementation of the DNS protocols. In this post i will show the steps how to install and configure Bind 9 […]

How to Install and Configure Bind 9 as a Caching Server on Ubuntu 11.10

Bind is the most popular software and the most widely used Domain Name System (DNS) software on the Internet for providing DNS services. The name BIND stands for “Berkeley Internet Name Domain” and it’s an implementation of the DNS protocols. In this post i will show the steps how to install and configure Bind 9 […]

How to Install and Configure Bind Chroot DNS Server on RHEL 6

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In this post, i will guide you on how to install and configure Bind Chroot DNS server on Redhat Enterprise Linux 6 (RHEL 6). DNS is the Domain Name System that maintains a database that can help user’s computer to translate domain names to IP addresses. This post will show the installation and configuration for […]

How to Fix “/etc/rndc.key: permission denied” for named Service Error

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Symptoms : I keep getting this error every time I try to start the named daemon service : [root@centos62 ~]# service named start Starting named: [FAILED] Then i checked at the /var/log/messages, i get the following messages : [root@centos62 ~]# tail -f /var/log/messages Feb 6 21:51:22 centos62 named[1341]: loading configuration from ‘/etc/named.conf’ Feb 6 21:51:22 […]

How to Configure Bind Chroot DNS Server on CentOS 6.2

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In this post, i will show you on how to configure Bind Chroot DNS Server on CentOS 6.2. Assumed that you have installed Bind Chroot DNS. 1. Install Bind Chroot DNS Server [root@centos62 ~]# yum install bind-chroot -y 2. Create a file /var/named/chroot/var/named/ehowstuff.local with the following configuration: [root@centos62 ~]# vi /var/named/chroot/var/named/ehowstuff.local ; ; Addresses and […]

How to Install Bind Chroot DNS Server on CentOS 6.2

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In this post, i will guide you on how to install Bind Chroot DNS server on CentOS 6.2. DNS is the Domain Name System that maintains a database that can help user’s computer to translate domain names such as www.ehowstuff.com to IP addresses such as 184.173.214.97. DNS on CeentOS is based on the named daemon, […]

How to Find The DNS Servers

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There is easy way to find the dns servers is using nslookup tool. This command available in windows and linux operating system.There is a few nslookup option that can help us to get more details on the dns server of the website that we browse. See below for example. The result will return the name […]