[Pdns-users] What are the differences between PowerDNS Authoritative Server and Recursor?

Turritopsis Dohrnii Teo En Ming tdtemccnp at gmail.com
Wed Nov 23 02:57:39 UTC 2022

On Sat, 19 Nov 2022 at 08:02, Jan-Piet Mens via Pdns-users
<pdns-users at mailman.powerdns.com> wrote:
> >I have the same question
> before asking very general and extremely easy to search for questions on a
> dedicated server mailing-list, have you considered actually learning a bit
> about what you are about to do?
> You will require at least basic DNS knowhow on authoritative servers and
> recursive servers if you actually want to implement both. You will also need a
> pretty solid Unix/Linux foundation in order to undertake these projects (file
> systems, text editors, logging, and general system administration tasks).
> Then it might be worth while picking up a book (or even two) to learn about DNS.
> Only then, when you have a good understanding and have spent a lot of time
> actually trying to implement the servers, then is the moment when you can use a
> mailing list such as this one to ask very specific questions.
> The ladies and gentlemen on this list will most likely not enjoy holding your
> hands until then.
>         -JP

Noted with thanks.


Mr. Turritopsis Dohrnii Teo En Ming
Targeted Individual in Singapore

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