pdns-server - extremely powerful and versatile nameserver

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name pdns-server
Package version 4.0.4
Package release 2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 7.13 KB
Download size 1.45 MB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
PowerDNS is a versatile nameserver which supports a large number
of different backends ranging from simple zonefiles to relational
databases and load balancing/failover algorithms.
PowerDNS tries to emphasize speed and security.
This is the authoritative nameserver that answers questions about
domains that it knows about. You also need at least one backend installed to
serve data.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pdns-server_4.0.4-2_amd64.deb 4.0.4 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
pdns-server - - -


Name Value
adduser -
init-system-helpers >= 1.18~
libboost-program-options1.62.0 -
libbotan-1.10-1 >= 1.10.10
libc6 >= 2.16
libgcc1 >= 1:3.0
liblua5.3-0 -
libsodium18 >= 0.6.0
libsqlite3-0 >= 3.5.9
libssl1.0.0 >= 1.0.1d
libstdc++6 >= 5.2
libsystemd0 -


Type URL
Binary Package pdns-server_4.0.4-2_i386.deb
Source Package pdns

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install pdns-server deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install pdns-server




2017-07-17 - Christian Hofstaedtler <zeha@debian.org>
pdns (4.0.4-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Build with libsodium to support DNSSEC algo 15 (Closes: #867517)
2017-07-04 - Christian Hofstaedtler <zeha@debian.org>
pdns (4.0.4-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version 4.0.4.
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.0.0.
2017-01-19 - Christian Hofstaedtler <zeha@debian.org>
pdns (4.0.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version 4.0.3, fixing bug when running bindbackend
mixed with other backends.
* Fix mysql-5.6 schema incompatibility (Closes: #851586)
2017-01-13 - Christian Hofstaedtler <zeha@debian.org>
pdns (4.0.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version, fixing security issues: CVE-2016-7068 CVE-2016-7072
CVE-2016-7073 CVE-2016-7074 CVE-2016-2120.
* Also includes previous patches applied in Debian, esp. the libssl
1.1 fixes.
* Drop upstream applied patches.
2016-12-31 - Christian Hofstaedtler <zeha@debian.org>
pdns (4.0.1-7) unstable; urgency=medium
* Drop RestrictAddressFamilies from .service file on 32bit.
This feature is broken in systemd before v233. (See also #849817)
* Add 4.0-series patches from upstream:
Fixing issues in remotebackend http, mydnsbackend, a DNSName
issue in core, a cleanup on randomness, and a performance
improvement in bindbackend.
2016-12-18 - Christian Hofstaedtler <zeha@debian.org>
pdns (4.0.1-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix init script "status" command without lsb library
* Make mysql schema compatible with MariaDB
2016-10-11 - Christian Hofstaedtler <zeha@debian.org>
pdns (4.0.1-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Remove our lsb-base dependency
* Update Suggest mysql-server to default-mysql-server
2016-10-10 - Christian Hofstaedtler <zeha@debian.org>
pdns (4.0.1-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Apply patches to fix API, PostgreSQL issues
* Switch Build-Depends from libmysqlclient-dev to default-libmysqlclient-dev
2016-10-10 - Christian Hofstaedtler <zeha@debian.org>
pdns (4.0.1-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Disable systemd integration on non-Linux archs. Patch from
Pino Toscano <pino@debian.org>. (Closes: #837348)
2016-09-05 - Christian Hofstaedtler <zeha@debian.org>
pdns (4.0.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add patches from upstream to fix build with OpenSSL 1.1.0 final (again)
(Closes: #828490)

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