[Pdns-users] Hooks to run external scripts?

Aki Tuomi cmouse at youzen.ext.b2.fi
Sun Jun 7 13:41:59 UTC 2015

On Sat, Jun 06, 2015 at 03:27:36PM +0200, Jan-Piet Mens wrote:
> > Are there any hooks in PowerDNS to run scripts after certain API calls
> > have been processed?
> Not to my knowledge.
> If you're using MySQL or PostgreSQL as a back-end data store, using a
> few TRIGGERs would probably do the trick. I've done this in MySQL a few
> times, and that works rather nicely. Launching external processes from
> the database engine is very tricky and should be avoided, but with a bit
> of glue it can be done. You may be interested in reading [1].
>         -JP

Also, if you are using a script to provision your stuff anyways, running
pdnssec secure-zone is not very difficult. Slaves will configure PRESIGNED
when they see DNSSEC information during AXFR.


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