dnsvi - edit dynamic DNS zones using vi

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name dnsvi
Package version 1.2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 24 B
Download size 7.63 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
dnsvi is a frontend for nsupdate. Given a DNS zone name, it uses dig -t AXFR
to get all the records in a zone. It then spawns your favorite editor, and
upon completion, builds a list of "update add" and "update delete" statements
to feed to nsupdate


Package Version Architecture Repository
dnsvi_1.2_all.deb 1.2 all Ubuntu Universe
dnsvi - - -


Name Value
dnsutils -
editor -
libsort-naturally-perl -
sensible-utils -
vim -


Type URL
Binary Package dnsvi_1.2_all.deb
Source Package dnsvi

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install dnsvi deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install dnsvi




2017-09-06 - Christoph Berg <christoph.berg@credativ.de>
dnsvi (1.2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Support GSS-TSIG/Kerberos using -g. Patch by Christian Haase, thanks!
2017-06-20 - Christoph Berg <myon@debian.org>
dnsvi (1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version.
[ Bernhard Schmidt ]
* Set zone for nsupdate explicitly.
* Allow port specification.
2016-02-24 - Christoph Berg <christoph.berg@credativ.de>
dnsvi (1.0) unstable; urgency=medium
* Initial release.

See Also

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dnsviz_0.6.6-1_all.deb Tools for analyzing and visualizing DNS and DNSSEC behavior
dnswalk_2.0.2.dfsg.1-1_all.deb Checks dns zone information using nameserver lookups
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doc-linux-fr-text_2013.01-3ubuntu1_all.deb Linux docs in French: HOWTOs, MetaFAQs in text format
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