Vyatta Network OS Documentation

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system name-server <address>

Specifies a Domain Name System (DNS) name server for the system.

set system name-server address
delete system name-server address
show system name-server
address
Multi-node. The IPv4 or IPv6 address of a DNS name server to use for local name query requests.

You can specify multiple DNS name servers by creating multiple instances of the name-server configuration node.

Configuration mode


system {
    name-server address 
}

Use this command to a DNS for the system.

Use the set form of this command to specify a name server for the system. Note that you cannot modify the entry of a DNS name server by using the set command. To replace an entry, delete it and create a new entry.

Use the delete form of this command to remove a name server.

Use the show form of this command to view the name servers that have been specified.