Downloads of v 9.14.2:


Last Update:

07 Jun 2019

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • ISC


bind isc dig

BIND Tools

9.14.2 | Updated: 07 Jun 2019



Downloads of v 9.14.2:


Software Author(s):

  • ISC


bind isc dig

BIND Tools 9.14.2

All Checks are Passing

2 Passing Test

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


To install BIND Tools, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade BIND Tools, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall BIND Tools, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade bind-toolsonly -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade bind-toolsonly -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure bind-toolsonly installed
    name: bind-toolsonly
    state: present
    version: 9.14.2
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'bind-toolsonly' do
  action    :install
  version  '9.14.2'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: bind-toolsonly,
    Version: 9.14.2,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller bind-toolsonly
   Name     = 'bind-toolsonly'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '9.14.2'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'bind-toolsonly':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '9.14.2',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install bind-toolsonly version="9.14.2" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 23 Aug 2020.


BIND is open source software that implements the Domain Name System (DNS) protocols for the Internet. It is a reference implementation of those protocols, but it is also production-grade software, suitable for use in high-volume and high-reliability applications. The name BIND stands for “Berkeley Internet Name Domain”, because the software originated in the early 1980s at the University of California at Berkeley.

BIND is by far the most widely used DNS software on the Internet, providing a robust and stable platform on top of which organizations can build distributed computing systems with the knowledge that those systems are fully compliant with published DNS standards.

$tools = Split-Path -Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
$content = Join-Path -Path (Split-Path -Path $tools) -ChildPath 'content'

$keep = @(

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage `
  -PackageName 'bind' `
  -Url '' `
  -Checksum 'B298210F80BE2E4813DE916202213393AB57C272BF25B7CB1392AC22E5DA4D97' `
  -ChecksumType 'SHA256' `
  -Url64 '' `
  -Checksum64 'E49C525D16DB0348F5580E13D480323F24AC4FF39C93992D115393AFEC8486E1' `
  -ChecksumType64 'SHA256' `
  -UnzipLocation $content `

Get-ChildItem $content `
  | ?{ $keep -notcontains $_ } `
  | Remove-Item -Force -Recurse

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
BIND Tools 9.14.0 1570 Friday, April 12, 2019 Approved
BIND Tools 9.12.4 73 Friday, April 12, 2019 Approved
BIND Tools 9.12.3 2202 Monday, December 24, 2018 Approved
BIND Tools 9.12.1 33505 Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Approved
BIND Tools 9.11.3 188 Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Approved
BIND Tools 9.10.7 144 Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Approved
BIND Tools 9.10.3 7154 Friday, May 20, 2016 Approved
BIND Tools 9.10.2 893 Tuesday, September 15, 2015 Approved
BIND (Tools Only) 9.9.3 1300 Friday, August 30, 2013 Approved
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