knotd man page

knotd — Knot DNS server daemon


knotd [parameters]



-c, --config file

Use a textual configuration file (default is @config_dir@/knot.conf).

-C, --confdb directory

Use a binary configuration database directory (default is @storage_dir@/confdb). The default configuration database, if exists, has a preference to the default configuration file.

-s, --socket path

Use a remote control UNIX socket path (default is @run_dir@/knot.sock).

-d, --daemonize [directory]

Run the server as a daemon. New root directory may be specified (default is /).

-v, --verbose

Enable debug output.

-h, --help

Print the program help.

-V, --version

Print the program version.

See Also

knotc(8), knot.conf(5).


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Referenced By

keymgr(8), kjournalprint(1), knot1to2(1), knotc(8), knsec3hash(1), kzonecheck(1).

2017-02-10 2.4.1 Knot DNS