follow DNS Bind named log

journalctl --unit=named --follow
prints and follows the systemd logfile entires for the DNS bind named.service unit (on Arch linux, your distro bind service may have a different name)
Sample Output
Aug 06 19:33:59 rpi1 named[19444]: 06-Aug-2014 20:33:59.703 general: zone 272.in-addr.arpa/IN: loaded serial 1989
Aug 06 19:33:59 rpi1 named[19444]: 06-Aug-2014 20:33:59.724 general: zone 1168.192.in-addr.arpa/IN: loaded serial 378
Aug 06 19:33:59 rpi1 named[19444]: 06-Aug-2014 20:33:59.739 general: all zo loaded
Aug 06 19:33:59 rpi1 named[19444]: 06-Aug-2014 20:33:59.756 general: runnin
Aug 06 19:33:59 rpi1 named[19444]: zone 1.168.192.in-addr.arpa/IN: sendinotifies (serial 378)

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By: anomalyst
2014-08-07 04:02:58

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