[Pdns-users] PowerDNS does not expire domains - propagates lame delegation.

Richard McLean richard at golivehost.com
Wed Sep 12 21:51:16 UTC 2007

At 10:01 PM +0200 12/9/07, bert hubert wrote:
>Hehe - we had this discussion some time ago and then the conclusion was
>the exact reverse, that people did not appreciate the DNS 'feature' of
>expiring a domain in case of the master being unavailable.
>For PowerDNS, implementing this requires actual work either in terms of
>performing more SQL queries, or actually deleting a zone after a while.
>Do people really care a lot?

Yes. I'd vote for deleting the zone on the slave after a while. As to how
long "a while" is, that would be down to the individual, but I'm thinking
in terms of days / a week before it was deleted, others may be thinking
shorter or longer.



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