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named-checkzone - zone file validity checking tool
named-checkzone [ -d ] [ -j ] [ -q ] [ -v ] [ -c class ] zonename filename
named-checkzone checks the syntax and integrity of a zone file. It performs the same checks as named does when loading a zone. This makes named-checkzone useful for checking zone files before configuring them into a name server.
Quiet mode - exit code only.
Print the version of the named-checkzone program and exit.
When loading the zone file read the journal if it exists.
Specify the class of the zone. If not specified "IN" is assumed.
The domain name of the zone being checked.
The name of the zone file.
named-checkzone returns an exit status of 1 if errors were detected and 0 otherwise.