Enable BIND on boot and start service

Once you’ve completed all the configuration and verified also the syntax, you can proceed starting the service and enabling it at boot.

Enabling BIND service at boot

Use the following CLI to enable BIND service to start every time the system boots.

systemctl enable named.service
Enabling BIND service at boot

Start BIND service

Use the following CLI command to start BIND service.

systemctl start named.service
Starting BIND service

Current status

Be sure you check the current status of BIND service using the following CLI command.

systemctl status named.service
BIND service status

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