CentOS Flush DNS

Posted on 2012-09-20
Last Modified: 2012-10-08
How do i flush the DNS of a CentosOS server via command line?
Question by:deklinm
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    rndc flush
    If you have the named service running
    /etc/init.d/nscd restart
    Nscd is a caching service

    If the named service is not local, and nscd is not helping, flushing the name server on which you rely /etc/resolv.conf. It has to be flushed.

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