Product : Fedora Core 3
Name : system-config-bind
Version : 4.0.0
Release : 11
Summary : The Red Hat BIND DNS Configuration Tool.
The system-config-bind package provides a graphical user interface (GUI) to
configure the Berkeley Internet Name Domain (BIND) Domain Name System (DNS)
server, “named”, with a set of python modules.
Users new to BIND configuration can use this tool to quickly set up a working
New, completely rewritten version of system-config-bind, with
major advantages over its predecessor,
bindconf / redhat-config-bind / system-config-bind-2.0.x :
o Will actually write named.conf and zone files successfully!
o No longer requires named.custom for constructs it “doesn’t understand”
o understands and configures all named.conf and zone database file constructs
o supports all named configuration options
o supports all zone RDATA types
o preserves comments and formatting in existing named.conf and zone db files
o does not require that any bind configuration is installed to start up -
will install initial default configuration if none found
o cannot install configuration files unacceptable to named
o fully supports Access Control List configuration with GUI
o supports generation and configuration of Keys from GUI
o fully supports bind9 Views
o support for basic DNSSEC configuration
o has hosts(5) import facility
o support for configuration of all BIND-9 IPv6 features
o automatic generation of PTR when A/AAAA created, or of A/AAAA when PTR created
o has built-in User Guide and Manual
NOTE: only the English Language version is currently available.
Work on non-English translations is in progress
* Wed Apr 27 2005 Jason Vas Dias - 4.0.0-10
- Add User Guide & Manual in /usr/share/doc/system-config-bind-4.0.0