daemon proxies and caches DNS requests. It
listens by default on localhost and forwards queries to another server.
If sent a
rebound logs statistics to
The options are as follows:
- Specify an alternative configuration file, instead of the default
will reload the configuration file when sent a
SIGHUP signal or when the file changes. The
nameserver option is used to indicate the next server to contact.
Localhost entries will be skipped, allowing the same file to be shared
with libc. Minimal static records may also be specified as "record A
- Debug mode.
rebound does not
fork(2) into the background.
- Listen for connections by binding to address, an IP
specified in dotted quad notation, instead of the default of
rebound configuration file.
rebound daemon first appeared in