CentOS 8 dig command not found
I just deployed a server running CentOS 8, but the dig command seems to be missing. How do I install it?
After researching this for a minute, it looks like this is a fairly common issue with servers running CentOS 8. The dig command is part of the
bind-utils package and can be installed with the following command by a user with sudo privileges:
$ sudo yum install bind-utils
Note: If you're installing the package as root, you can leave out the
Here's a great article from nixCraft detailing the missing package and the installation steps: CentOS 8 dig command not found – How to install dig on CentOS 8