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Authoritative Zone Administrator
This is a brief description of the parts of DNSSEC-Tools a zone
administrator could find useful. In general, this is someone who
wants to setup and maintain one or more signed DNS zones.
DNSSEC Zone Administrator
DNSSEC Zone Administrator.
DNSSEC-Tools has several useful tools for a Zone Administrator.
Zonesigner is the workhorse tool for signing zones. A Zone Admin
can use it for all the general tasks involved in signing a zone
file. Donuts is another useful DNSSEC-Tools. It is used for error
checking the signed zone files. Lastly, DNSSEC-Tool's mapper can be
used to graphically display the contents of a zone file.
Error Checking tools
Error Checking tools.
Check out the error checking tools section included below. It includes general DNSSEC error checking
tools as well as tools that error check for a specific type of use
or user. Some of the tools may be useful to you even though we
didn't think they applied specifically to DNSSEC Zone
The following documents the most useful tools that a Authoritative Zone Administrator may wish to use.