In a bit of bind...
Daryl G. Jurbala
daryl at introspect.net
Mon Jun 1 16:43:22 CDT 2009
On Jun 1, 2009, at 2:37 PM, Curtis Maurand wrote:
> I've been using powerdns for quite a while and I've found it to be
> solid and stable. It'll use quite a few different backends
> includeing BIND zone files, but its claim to fame is that it uses
> a list of different backends can be found at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PowerDNS#Backends
> I saw bind and bind2, db2, geo, gmysql, gpgsql, goracle, gsqlite,
> ldap, odbc, opendbx, pipe and xdb. Pipe is interesting because you
> can write a backend in anything that talks to anything. There is
> documentation and examples on the website. The "g" stands for
> I've been using poweradmin for management.
We've been using it as well in what I would consider a very small
setup: 150 domains, most with almost no traffic to speak of, but 3 or
4 with decent traffic (the high traffic ones serving over 50k end-user
CPE for VoIP traffic with very short TTLs ). The MySQL back-end
really is a claim to fame - it makes administration really easy to
integrate into whatever you want.
We have also been using poweradmin for basic management for things not
under programmatic MySQL management. It's basic and a bit kludgy, but
definitely adequate, and easy enough to hack into your own idea of
what it should be.
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