[Pdns-users] root server change 12-1

Peter van Dijk peter.van.dijk at powerdns.com
Mon Nov 16 15:20:04 UTC 2015

Hello Curtis,

On 16 Nov 2015, at 16:16, Curtis Maurand wrote:

> This question may have been answered in the past.  I just got notice 
> that there is a change coming on 12-1-2015 that the ip address for the 
> H-root server will change.  The new addresses are already operational. 
>  How does the pdns recursor handle such changes?  Does it periodically 
> check the root zones for changes?  I know that with bind and windows 
> dns (which is based on bind) I had to download the new authoritative 
> zones.

PowerDNS refreshes the root NSset on startup and then every two hours. 
No need to worry!

Kind regards,
Peter van Dijk
PowerDNS.COM BV - https://www.powerdns.com/

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