[Pdns-users] Client IP address in backend query?
daniel at eggleston.me.uk
Mon Oct 1 14:30:29 UTC 2007
bert hubert wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 01, 2007 at 12:14:16PM +0100, Daniel Eggleston wrote:
>> Does anybody know if it's possible to pass the client IP address as a
>> variable to the gmysql backend in a custom query?
> What an interesting idea! Not immediately obvious how to add it though. We
> could have a certain magic %IP% instruction or so.
>> I am currently using the binary RPM distribution but am willing to
>> rebuild from source if required - any help appreciated!
> The canonical way to do things like these is via the pipe backend. Are you
> sure your needs could be matched by getting the client IP in the SQL query?
Thanks, I reckon I can do what we need using the pipe backend - I've
modified the sample perl coprocess to query our mysql db based on the
Thanks for the quick response.
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