[Pdns-users] another migration from bind to pdns.... ( or pdns to bind )

bert hubert ahu at ds9a.nl
Mon Jan 5 11:52:24 UTC 2004

On Mon, Jan 05, 2004 at 12:04:32PM +0200, Etienne Ledoux wrote:
> Everything seems to be ready, I need only one more thing.
> If a week later it seems like this was a bad idea (which I doubt) I need to be 
> able to migrate pdns back to bind. I'm currently using mysql and used 
> zone2sql to migrate my bind config to sql successfully. Does anybody have a 
> similar script that would allow me to migrate the info in sql to a bind 
> config. I doubt I would need it, but I would like to tell mgmt that we can 
> roll back if needed.

You can AXFR all zones back if you want, dig outputs a zonefile that can be
read by bind. Just keep a list of all zones you have.

This does not preserve ownership of masters, slaves etc. 

A script could be written that does all that of course.

Good luck!

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