dig +multiline google.com axfr
; <<>> DiG 9.7.3-RedHat-9.7.3-1.fc14 <<>> +multiline google.com axfr ;; global options: +cmd ; Transfer failed.
What am I missing?
Regarding: DNS Lookup to Bind config file.
You need to use dig against your own nameservers when you attempt a zone transfer. This needs to be specifically permitted by the
Google is not going to let you do a zone transfer from them.
Zone transfer permissions are in most cases granted only to a very specific subset of other hosts, and almost never to the public at large.