[Pdns-users] Maximum Length of content row in mysql

Miguel Sanders miguelsanders at telenet.be
Sat Sep 22 18:54:28 UTC 2007

I would like to cancel my subscription to this newgroup.
Thnx for all the tips.

  ----- Original Message ----- 
  From: bert hubert 
  To: Ed McLain 
  Cc: Pdns-users 
  Sent: Saturday, September 15, 2007 12:19 PM
  Subject: Re: [Pdns-users] Maximum Length of content row in mysql

  On Fri, Sep 14, 2007 at 05:25:53PM -0500, Ed McLain wrote:
  > I have a need to set the content row in mysql to something greater than 255
  > characters and I'm curious as to what the maximum string length is allowed
  > to be in the source?  If I change the row type to SMALLTEXT from
  > VARCHAR(255) and put a record with say 400 characters in it, would pdns only
  > read the first 255?

  PowerDNS will read all of it. However, do realise only very recent versions
  of PowerDNS are able to serve TXT records that big!

  I think 2.9.21 will do it.

  Good luck!

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