[Pdns-users] Documentation slightly wrong for recursor --config-name directive

Peter van Dijk peter.van.dijk at powerdns.com
Sat Oct 15 19:03:46 UTC 2016

Hello Cody,

On 14 Oct 2016, at 14:11, Cody Robertson wrote:

> I didn't know if I should post this on the GitHub or here so I opted 
> for
> the latter.

GitHub is actually the best way!

> According to the documentation here
> (https://doc.powerdns.com/md/recursor/settings/#config-name) when you
> pass "name" to "--config-name" for the recursor it should parse the
> configuration file "name-recursor.conf".  In reality it looks like 
> it's
> trying to load "recursor-name.conf".
> That's all!

Fixed in https://github.com/PowerDNS/pdns/pull/4570, thanks! Should 
appear updated on the doc site when we merge it sometime this week.

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

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