Database driven ACL

Alan Clegg alan at
Mon Feb 29 21:11:03 UTC 2016

On 2/29/16, 4:04 PM, "/dev/rob0" <bind-users-bounces at on
behalf of rob0 at> wrote:

>On Mon, Feb 29, 2016 at 11:18:33AM +0200, Ali Jawad wrote:
>> Is there a mature/tested method of loading ACLs through a DB query
>> instead of editing the config file or reading/writing into a text
>> file ?
>I like this idea.  I'd further suggest using either:
>  1. An abstraction layer such that any DB backend might be used; or
>  2. sqlite3

Would also be cool to have a meta-zone or type (overlay similar to RPZ
perhaps?) that could be used to configure DNS options.

Then your existing DNS tools could act as your management interface.


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