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Old 04-25-2004, 06:04 PM   #1
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bind and named


Is there a difference between both? I'm really getting confused with this. In the services, there's named, but when I go in webmin, there's bind. So if named is running and I modify the bind settings, will it take affect, or are those two seperate dns servers?
 
Old 04-25-2004, 09:16 PM   #2
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Bind is the name of the project, named is the name of the server.
 
Old 04-25-2004, 10:31 PM   #3
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So they're both the same? Ok, makes more sense now. Now I need to learn how it works and how to set it up to cache and regularly download from the root servers.
 
Old 04-25-2004, 10:49 PM   #4
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Well, it's kind of like saying RedHat is linux. No, it's just a distribution, linux is really a kernel and a bunch of apps. Yes, it's just weird.

From above by name of the server, I mean executable.
 
  


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