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I am new to webmin. I have followed video tutorial for the setting up name servers.

But my Bind is not working now :( I am getting the following errors . I am using CENT OS .

[root@f9pix ~]#  /etc/init.d/named start
Starting named:
Error in named configuration:
zone localhost.localdomain/IN: loaded serial 0
zone localhost/IN: loaded serial 0
zone loaded serial 0
zone loaded serial 0
zone loaded serial 0
zone NS '' has no address records (A or AAAA)
zone not loaded due to errors.
_default/ bad zone
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Learning DNS and system administration from a video... OMG – bortzmeyer Oct 7 '12 at 20:14
up vote 2 down vote accepted

You did not add the A or AAAA record for your host that maps the name to the ipv4 or ipv6 addresses correspondingly. So, the bind complains. So, if this is the same f9pix host then add one more record for its IP address with name ns1 or fix SOA and NS records to point to host

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Please can explain me in details, i am using webmin ! I need Instruction to complete it ! – Sandeep Kamble Oct 6 '12 at 10:29
sorry, I am not familiar with webmin. – Serge Oct 6 '12 at 10:32
@SandeepKamble try to follow… to add A record for name that points to its IP address in the zone – Serge Oct 6 '12 at 10:40
okay i am reading it ! lets see – Sandeep Kamble Oct 6 '12 at 11:34

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