[Pdns-users] recursor config reload without restart

Leo Baltus Leo.Baltus at omroep.nl
Fri Nov 16 14:25:50 UTC 2007

Hi Bert,

Op 16/11/2007 om 13:27:47 +0100, schreef bert hubert:
> On Thu, Oct 11, 2007 at 01:40:19PM +0300, Imre Gergely wrote:
> > is it possible to tell the running pdns recursor process to re-read the
> > config file (i'm interested in the allow-recursion acl) WITHOUT
> > restarting the whole recursor and losing the cache ?
> No, this is not completely possible. 
> > so far i didn't find anything, but i would think it's a mandatory
> > option, to not lose 6-8 million cache entries if the access list changes
> > relatively often.
> Hmm, ok. It should be doable, but it is some work. Do you have other things
> that need to be able to reloaded? It might make more sense to store the
> cache otherwise and be able to restart..

Well, if I may jump in, the formward-zones-file would be really nice.

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