[Pdns-users] 4.2 to 4.3 Authoritative Upgrade path

Pieter Lexis pieter.lexis at powerdns.com
Tue Mar 17 11:48:49 UTC 2020

Hi Giovanni,

On 3/17/20 12:15 PM, Giovanni Vecchi via Pdns-users wrote:
> thanks for your quick reply.
> If 4.2 queries do not ask for that field, I can't figure out what could
> go wrong, isn't it?
> Otherwise, what's the best upgrade path for this scenario? May I need to
> stop every powerdns instance -> upgrade database schema -> upgrade every
> powerdns instances -> start powerdns instances?

I don't know the exact infrastructure you're running on, so please do
test this suggestion.

I think you can get away with

1. Upgrade database schema
2. Upgrade instances one by one

Best regards,


Pieter Lexis
PowerDNS.COM BV -- https://www.powerdns.com

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