Commit 6e7d8e24 authored by Rob Riepel's avatar Rob Riepel
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Repair "Contents" links

Clarify site-specific changes
Add PowerDNS requirements
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Contents
========
* [ Introduction ] (#introduction)
* [ Collecting and Summarizing Host Metrics ] (#collecting-and-summarizing-host-metrics)
* [ Answering DNS Queries ] (#answering-dns-queries)
* [ TTLs and MXes ] (#ttls-and-mxes)
* [ Configuring the poller ] (#configuring-the-poller)
* [ The Load-Balanced Client Daemon ] (#the-load-balanced-client-daemon)
* [ Site-Specific Configuration ] (#site-specific-configuration)
* [ Installation ] (#installation)
* [ PowerDNS Configuration ] (#powerdns-configuration)
* [ Starting the poller and PowerDNS ] (#starting-the-poller-and-powerdns)
* [ Conclusion ] (#conclusion)
* [ Introduction ](#introduction)
* [ Collecting and Summarizing Host Metrics ](#collecting-and-summarizing-host-metrics)
* [ Answering DNS Queries ](#answering-dns-queries)
* [ TTLs and MXes ](#ttls-and-mxes)
* [ Configuring the poller ](#configuring-the-poller)
* [ The Load-Balanced Client Daemon ](#the-load-balanced-client-daemon)
* [ Site-Specific Configuration ](#site-specific-configuration)
* [ Installation ](#installation)
* [ PowerDNS Configuration ](#powerdns-configuration)
* [ Starting the poller and PowerDNS ](#starting-the-poller-and-powerdns)
* [ Conclusion ](#conclusion)
Introduction
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The lbbe and poller.config files in this package contain Stanford-specific
configuration data. Unless you're going to run a load-balanced name service
for Stanford, you'll want to edit those files replacing that data with values
appropriate for your DNS domain.
appropriate for your DNS domain. Simply change the configuration parameters
in the *Configuration / Initialization* section of _lbbe_ and modify
_poller.config_ per the comments therein.
Installation
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PowerDNS Configuration
======================
Before configuring PowerDNS, make sure the [PowerDNS authoritative
nameserver][1] and [PowerDNS pipe backend][2] are installed.
Configure PowerDNS to use lbbe by adding (or changing) the following lines
in pdns.conf (usually found in /etc/powerdns or /etc/pdns):
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Share and enjoy.
[1]:https://doc.powerdns.com/md/authoritative/
[2]:https://doc.powerdns.com/authoritative/backends/pipe.html
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