15. Lua Backend

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This section is a subset of the full documentation which can be found in modules/luabackend/README of the PowerDNS distribution.

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The most up to date version of this backend can be found at Fredrik's github.

The main author for this module is Fredrik Danerklint.

Table A.14. Lua backend capabilities

NativeYes
MasterYes
SlaveNo
SuperslaveNo
AutoserialNo
DNSSECYes


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The Lua Backend is available since PowerDNS Authoritative Server 3.0. In 3.0 and 3.1, this backend is marked as Experimental!

The Lua backend is a full service that can allows a Lua script to provide answers to DNS queries.

More details can be found here, or in modules/luabackend/README, part of the PowerDNS Authoritative Server distribution.