[Pdns-users] pdns 3.1-pre & pdns_control notify

bert hubert bert.hubert at netherlabs.nl
Wed Feb 1 08:41:31 UTC 2012

On Mon, Jan 30, 2012 at 02:58:16PM +0100, GAVARRET, David wrote:
> Hello,
> For my reverse authoritative servers, I'm using the pdns 3.1-pre release with a combination of a gmysql backend plus a custom one (my custom backend answers with generic response when a specific PTR is not found in the database).
> After some manual updates, I tried to use the "pdns_control notify" command to send NOTIFY to 3rd part slave server (in my case, RIPE nameserver), but I can't see any notification going out of my server (tcpdump only shows requests coming from slave servers, not concerning the zone I try to notify), even if pdns seems to have taken into account my command :
> Jan 30 14:26:40 ... pdns-reverse[29151]: Notification request for domain '7.109.in-addr.arpa' received from operator
> Jan 30 14:26:40 ... pdns-reverse[29151]: Queued notification of domain '7.109.in-addr.arpa' to

This is probably a bug in 3.1. Could you file a ticket on
http://wiki.powerdns.com to remind us?


> Are there any special conditions before a notification is sent ? Are there any means to see content of the queue ?
> As I see the correct IP address of the nameserver in the log, I think that my setup and my custom backend is not a problem (previously my chrooted setup was incorrect and I could see some errors "nameservers do not reverse!"). What should I check to be sure my setup is not in default ?
> Thanks in advance,
> King regards,
> -- 
> David Gavarret
> _______________________________________________
> Pdns-users mailing list
> Pdns-users at mailman.powerdns.com
> http://mailman.powerdns.com/mailman/listinfo/pdns-users

More information about the Pdns-users mailing list