Filtering RR on slave server.

Kevin Darcy kcd at
Mon Feb 27 21:52:25 UTC 2006

Nicolas wrote:

>Does someone know a way to setup a *slave* server that will only return 
>a subset of the RR it receives from the master server ?
>Of course, I can set a normal slave server on a fake view and have an 
>external program use the corresponding zone file to build a zone file 
>for the same zone on a real view. But then, I need to know when the zone 
>in the fake view change, then build the zone file in the real view, then 
>restart named. Not really clean.
>I think of using some sort of "database" instead of "file" to store the 
>zone RR, but don't want to reinvent the wheel.
If it's not serving the same data as the master, it's not a replica, now 
is it?

Define it as master if you want to serve *different* data than the 
real/other master is serving.

- Kevin

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