The net/powerdns_recursor port

powerdns-recursor-4.5.2p0 – recursive nameserver (cvsweb github)


The PowerDNS Recursor is a high-end, high-performance resolving
name server which powers the DNS resolution of at least a hundred
million subscribers. Utilizing multiple processors and supporting
the same powerful scripting ability of the Authoritative Server,
the Recursor delivers top performance while retaining the flexibility
modern DNS deployments require.


$OpenBSD: README,v 1.2 2021/05/12 05:49:48 otto Exp $

| Running ${PKGSTEM} on OpenBSD

Previous version of rec_control(1) would write to file from within
the chroot powerdns_recursor(8) is running in. As of version 4.5.0,
the file are created by the rec_control command, using the credentials
and current working directory of the process running rec_control.
It is also possible to write to stdout by specifying `-' as file.

See for more details.


Otto Moerbeek

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aarch64 alpha amd64 arm hppa i386 mips64 mips64el powerpc powerpc64 riscv64 sparc64


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