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tinydns-conf(8)		    System Manager's Manual	       tinydns-conf(8)

NAME
       tinydns-conf - sets up a	DNS publication	service.

SYNOPSIS
       tinydns-conf acct logacct D ip

DESCRIPTION
       This  is	 a reference page.  For	tutorial information, see the instruc-
       tions for
       running a DNS server (http://cr.yp.to/djbdns/run-server.html).

       tinydns-conf creates a service directory	D that runs  tinydns(8).   The
       name D must start with a	slash and must not contain any special charac-
       ters.  Normally D is /etc/tinydns.

       You can run the service under svscan(8) by creating a symbolic link  in
       the svscan(8) directory:

       ln -s D /service

       The  service will start within five seconds, and	will be	restarted upon
       reboot.	You can	use svc(8) to control the service.

       tinydns-conf arranges for tinydns(8) to chroot to D/root	and to run un-
       der  the	 uid and gid of	acct.  The name	acct must not contain any spe-
       cial characters.

       tinydns-conf creates D/root/Makefile to run  tinydns-data(8)  upon  re-
       quest.

       tinydns-conf  arranges for tinydns(8) to	listen for UDP packets on port
       53 of ip, and to	send outgoing packets from ip.

       tinydns-conf  creates  an  automatically	 rotated  log	directory   in
       D/log/main.   The  logs are owned by logacct.  The corresponding	multi-
       log(8) processes	run under the uid and gid of logacct.	The  name  lo-
       gacct must not contain any special characters.

SEE ALSO
       tinydns(8),  svscan(8),	svc(8),	 multilog(8), axfrdns-conf(8), rbldns-
       conf(8),	dnscache-conf(8), walldns-conf(8)

       http://cr.yp.to/djbdns.html

							       tinydns-conf(8)

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