Well, actually it is me cp-ing files and SELinux yelling at me later…
I had named working, but detected that I had a couple clean ups to do in
/etc/named.conf and an include file in /etc/named.
I made the changes, scp to my user id from my notebook, ‘su’ in my SSH
session and cp the named.conf and other files. Made sure to fix the file ownership with chown root:named, and that permissions were correct. Then restarted named. Of course if failed. After a little playing and digging around I find:
# journalctl -xe