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Controls bind9 server


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Version information

  • 0.2.0 (latest)
  • 0.1.0 (deleted)
  • 0.0.1 (deleted)
released Mar 24th 2015

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Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'alkivi-bind', '0.2.0'
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bolt module add alkivi-bind
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install alkivi-bind --version 0.2.0

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Tags: debian, bind, dns, bind9


alkivi/bind — version 0.2.0 Mar 24th 2015

Bind9 Module

This module will install and configure a bind9 server


Minimal server configuration

class { 'bind': 
  domain_name     => 'mydomain.local',
  network_address => '',
  fallback_dns    => '',
  extra_allow     => [],

extra_allow definition is used in allow-recursion and allow-query-cache

Add CNAME alias

bind::alias{ 'alkibox':
  type   => 'CNAME',
  dest   => 'ns',

Add A alias

bind::alias{ 'ns':
  type   => 'A',
  dest   => '',

Adding an A alias will automatically create the associated PTR record


  • This module has been tested on Debian Wheezy, Squeeze.


All the code is freely distributable under the terms of the LGPLv3 license.


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