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I keep getting this error when I run named-checkzone /var/named/

zone NS '' has no address records (A or AAAA)
zone not loaded due to errors.


options {
    directory "/var/named";

zone "" in {
    type master;
    file "/var/named/";


$TTL 1d    IN  SOA (
                1   ; Serial
                3600    ; Refresh
                900 ; Update retry
                2d  ; Expire
                3600    ; TTL

@   IN  NS    IN  A    IN  NS

What's going on here, I cant figure out why I keep getting this error.

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up vote 3 down vote accepted

You are setting your NS for this zone to
But you did not create an A record for

Add (adjust IP accordingly of course): IN A

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Thank you! fixed the problem accordingly – abc123 Jun 18 '11 at 13:45

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