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NAME

       named-checkconf - named configuration file syntax checking tool

SYNOPSIS

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

DESCRIPTION

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

OPTIONS

       -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.

       filename
              The name of the configuration file to be checked. If not
              specified, it defaults to /etc/named.conf.

RETURN VALUES

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

SEE ALSO

       named(8), BIND 9 Administrator Reference Manual.

AUTHOR

       Internet Systems Consortium