|-Help||Provide some help with using the dns-hosts-import program.|
|-VERSion||Print the version of the dns-hosts-import program being executed.|
If you have an /etc/hosts file which looks like this:By using the following command
You will see an output file of the form% dns-hosts-import /etc/hosts hosts-tmp %You are expected to manually edit this into the rest of the database. You especially need to put sensable values into the SOA record.$origin example.com. @ in soa example.com. hostmaster.example.com. ( 3 ; serial 10800 ; refresh: 3 hours 1800 ; retry: 30 minutes 604800 ; expire: 1 week 86400 ) ; minimum: 1 day mercury in a 22.214.171.124 venus in a 126.96.36.199 earth in a 188.8.131.52 mars in a 184.108.40.206 jupiter in a 220.127.116.11 saturn in a 18.104.22.168 neptune in a 22.214.171.124 uranus in a 126.96.36.199 pluto in a 188.8.131.52 lp in cname pluto
See dns-hosts(1) for how to retrieve your /etc/hosts file once you have imported it.