How to Install bind9-host in Ubuntu 18.04

Install bind9-host by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install bind9-host


DNS lookup utility (deprecated)

This package provides /usr/bin/host, a simple utility (bundled with the BIND 9.X sources) which can be used for converting domain names to IP addresses and the reverse. . This utility is deprecated, use dig or delv from the dnsutils package.


Version: 1:9.11.3+dfsg-1ubuntu1

Section: net