[Pdns-users] Does PowerDNS ignore SOA expiry time

Peter van Dijk peter.van.dijk at powerdns.com
Fri Feb 4 11:03:57 UTC 2022

Hello Stefan,

On Fri, 2022-02-04 at 10:44 +0000, Stefan Becker via Pdns-users wrote:
> I wonder if zones can expire when using PowerDNS as secondary nameserver. So, when a zone cannot be updated from its primary due to any communication error will the zone then expire or will it still work?

PowerDNS ignores SOA expiry time. There's a bit of discussion at
https://github.com/PowerDNS/pdns/issues/11185, where I realised we
should at least document that we ignore it.

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

More information about the Pdns-users mailing list