Opened 9 years ago

Closed 5 years ago

#563 closed enhancement (wontfix)

Add command-line options to resolver

Reported by: stephen Owned by:
Priority: medium Milestone: DNS Outstanding Tasks
Component: resolver Version:
Keywords: Cc:
CVSS Scoring: Parent Tickets:
Sensitive: no Defect Severity: N/A
Sub-Project: DNS Feature Depending on Ticket:
Estimated Difficulty: 0.0 Add Hours to Ticket: 0
Total Hours: 0 Internal?: no


Problem: to enable resolver, the normal steps are: start bind10 (including auth server); use bindctl to configure bind10 to start resokver instead; stop bind10; start bind10 again (includes resolver); use bindctl to configure resolver to listen on correct interface/port, do forwarding, etc. (because couldn't be configured before).

Workaround: just like bind10 and b10-auth has -a and -p options for auth address and port, bind10 should have command-line options to choose address/port/forwarder and to enable the resolver too. b10-resolver could also have command line options for these too.

Note that an early version of the resolver did have some command-line options. Now they are gone. This is inconsistent with b10-auth.


Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by stephen

  • Milestone R-Team-Task-Backlog deleted

Milestone R-Team-Task-Backlog deleted

comment:2 Changed 6 years ago by stephen

  • Defect Severity set to N/A
  • Milestone set to DNS Outstanding Tasks
  • Sub-Project set to DNS

comment:3 Changed 5 years ago by tomek

  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from new to closed

DNS and BIND10 framework is outside of scope for Kea project.
The corresponding code has been removed from Kea git repository.
If you want to follow up on DNS or former BIND10 issues, see project.

Closing ticket.

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