[Pdns-users] PowerDNS MySQL Backend : GRANT ALL PRIVILEGES ?

Peter van Dijk peter.van.dijk at powerdns.com
Fri Sep 4 15:35:58 UTC 2015

Hello Florent,

On 4 Sep 2015, at 17:33, Florent B wrote:

> I have a question about privileges needed on MySQL server for PowerDNS
> with MySQL backend.
> My records are updated directly in database with a different user.
> Do my PowerDNS server need more privileges than SELECT ?

Master mode operation needs write access to domains, to note 
last_notified etc. Slave operation needs write access to domains, 
records, domainmetadata, etc. If you do not use master or slave mode, 
then no, you do not nee more than SELECT.

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

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