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NAME

       nsd-xfer - AXFR client to transfer zones from a name server

SYNTAX

       nsd-xfer  [-4] [-6] [-p port] [-s serial] [-T tsiginfo] [-v] -z zone -f
       file servers...

DESCRIPTION

       nsd-xfer is program to transfer zones from a name server using AXFR.
       NSD is a complete implementation of an authoritative DNS nameserver.

OPTIONS

       -4     Only send to IPv4 addresses.

       -6     Only send to IPv6 addresses.

       -f file
              The file to store the zone in.

       -p port
              Specify the port to send to.

       -s serial
              Specify the serial of  the  current  zone.   The  zone  is  only
              transferred  if  the  master  server  has  a zone with a greater
              serial number.

       -T tsiginfo
              Use TSIG to verify the zone transfer.  The  tsiginfo  file  must
              contain  the  TSIG  key  information.  The file is removed up-on
              successful reading of the key.

       -v     Be more verbose.

       -z zone
              Specify the zone to receive.

       servers...
              List of nameservers to try.

EXAMPLES

       To run this program the standard way type:

       nsd-xfer -z foobar.cz -f foobar.cz.zone 1.2.3.4

AUTHORS

       NLnet Labs <info@nlnet.nl>

SEE ALSO

       nsd(8), nsd-notify(8), nsdc(8), zonec(8)