NAME [Toc] [Back]
named-checkzone - zone validity checking tool
SYNOPSIS [Toc] [Back]
/usr/sbin/named-checkzone [-dq] [-c class] zone [filename]
DESCRIPTION [Toc] [Back]
named-checkzone is a tool for performing integrity checks on the zone
contents. It uses the same integrity checks as named. It mainly
checks for syntax errors and also the RR type.
Options [Toc] [Back]
-d This option is used to enable debugging.
-q This option is used to enable quiet mode for exit code
-c class This option is used to specify the class of the zone.
zone This option specifies the zone whose contents is to be
filename This option specifies the file that should be used for
checking the zone contents.
If filename is not specified, it defaults to the file
with the zone name. For this to work, the filename for
the zone in the zone directive of the named.conf file
must be identical to the zone name.
RETURN VALUES [Toc] [Back]
named-checkzone returns 0 on success and 1 if errors are detected.
EXAMPLE [Toc] [Back]
$ named-checkzone -d text.domain db.domain
AUTHOR [Toc] [Back]
named-checkzone was developed by ISC (Internet Software Consortium).
SEE ALSO [Toc] [Back]
Hewlett-Packard Company - 1 - HP-UX 11i Version 2: August 2003 [ Back ]