[Pdns-users] Mongo DB and Powerdns

bert hubert bert.hubert at netherlabs.nl
Tue Mar 15 12:28:14 UTC 2011

On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 07:34:15PM +0100, Jan-Piet Mens wrote:
> To my knowledge there is no such back-end. What I have done is a
> PowerDNS pipe back-end to CouchDB. Performance is lousy of course, but I
> did it as a proof of concept, and it works ok. I've written about it at

If the performance is lousy, it is not due to the pipe backend. People run
it at very very high query rates. There is no reason why a pipe should be
slower than (say) a TCP/IP socket to MySQL.

I am aware of several "native" CouchDB backends, but none has been released
pubicly as far as I know.


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