nslint - Lint for DNS files, checks integrity

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename nslint_3.0a2-1.1build1_amd64.deb
Package name nslint
Package version 3.0a2
Package release 1.1build1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/net
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Download size 25.06 KB
Installed size 73.00 KB
Nslint reads the nameserver configuration files and performs a
number of consistency checks on the DNS records.
Nslint understands both ancient style named.boot and BIND 8's
named.conf files (which are also used by BIND 9).


Package Version Architecture Repository
nslint_3.0a2-1.1build1_i386.deb 3.0a2 i386 Ubuntu Universe
nslint - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4


Type URL
Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Binary Package nslint_3.0a2-1.1build1_amd64.deb
Source Package nslint

Install Howto

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




2018-04-03 - Balint Reczey <rbalint@ubuntu.com>
nslint (3.0a2-1.1build1) bionic; urgency=high
* No change rebuild to pick up -fPIE compiler default
2011-08-21 - Noah Swartz <swartzcr@media.mit.edu>
nslint (3.0a2-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fixed bug involving -wl needing to be -Wl. (Closes: #625177) 
2009-10-22 - Sven Mueller <sven@debian.org>
nslint (3.0a2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* new upstream version
- add IPv6 support (closes: #535913)
* update description (closes: #521671)
* use upstreams install-sh now that upstream ships a sane version
2008-10-13 - Sven Mueller <sven@debian.org>
nslint (2.1a9-1) unstable; urgency=low
* new upstream version 
* remove upstreams broken install-sh link on clean and also before configure
so that our copy (install.sh) is used
2008-07-22 - Sven Mueller <sven@debian.org>
nslint (2.1a8-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Upgrade policy
* fix patches to work with new 3.0 (quilt) source format (Closes: #485351) 
2008-03-06 - Sven Mueller <sven@debian.org>
nslint (2.1a8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* new upstream version 2.1a8
* move from dpatch to quilt
2007-08-17 - Sven Mueller <sven@debian.org>
nslint (2.1a6-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Set section on nslint binary package
* move packaging to debhelper. The old version is more and more
unmaintainable for me. This also adds md5sums to the .deb.
2007-08-13 - Sven Mueller <sven@debian.org>
nslint (2.1a6-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Handle nostrip option in DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS correctly (closes: #437644)
* Update autotools files config.guess and config.sub
2006-10-27 - Sven Mueller <sven@debian.org>
nslint (2.1a6-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix nslint executable permissions
* Fix nslint.8.gz manpage permissions
* Correct email address in changelog
* Update standards version
* Update config.{sub,guess}
2006-06-14 - Sven Mueller <debian@incase.de>
nslint (2.1a6-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Call /usr/bin/test explicitly where the matching "dash" built-in works
differently. (Closes: #373242)
* depend on autotools-dev and cleanup config.guess, config.sub in clean
target. (This would also eliminate/hide the above bug)
* update to current policy version

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