[Pdns-dev] passing original QTYPE to the backend

Peter van Dijk peter.van.dijk at netherlabs.nl
Sun Feb 3 07:08:15 CET 2013

Hello Benjamin,

On Feb 3, 2013, at 2:25 , Veniamin (Benjamin) Beskrovny wrote:

> Hello everyone. Please help me with the following: I'm working on a
> custom pipe-backend. And I really need either turn off ANY requests
> coming from PDNS to the pipe (and receive original QTYPE requests) or
> be able to check the original QTYPE of the request in pipe-backend.

This is not currently supported. There is an open ticket about it (http://wiki.powerdns.com/trac/ticket/531) but it is unknown whether this will ever be picked up.

However, no backend should *need* the exact qtype. Why do you think you need it?

Kind regards,
Peter van Dijk
Netherlabs Computer Consulting BV - http://www.netherlabs.nl/

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