[Pdns-users] How to remove zones from BIND backend?

Robert L Mathews lists at tigertech.com
Wed Oct 5 17:05:45 UTC 2022

There were no replies to my message below, and I'm assuming that that 
means that there's currently no way to do this.

If so, I'll open a feature request on github, but if someone knows 
something I've missed, let me know. Thanks!

On 9/29/22 10:39 AM, Robert L Mathews via Pdns-users wrote:
> I'm using the BIND backend with autoprimaries, and also adding zones 
> with "pdns_control bind-add-zone example.com filename". Both of these 
> successfully add the zone to the named.conf file.
> Is there a way to later *remove* a zone from the named.conf file using 
> pdns_control (or some other programmatic method)?
> I guess I'm looking for something like "pdns_control bind-delete-zone 
> example.com", but the only way I can find to do it is to manually edit 
> the named.conf file and then use "pdns_control rediscover".
> (I've tried "pdnsutil delete-zone example.com", but that just gives 
> "Failed to delete domain 'example.com'".)
> Thanks!

Robert L Mathews

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