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The purpose of this project is to make BIND SQL-aware.
Full support for the following databases is available:

mSQL 1.x
Support for the following databases is currently under development:

Development is ongoing and we are always looking for volunteers, especially those with SQL experience other than mSQL.

  • Version 1.4.0-pre3 released.
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Mailing-list

    Things sql_bind can do:

    Provide dynamic updating of the nameserver tables without requiring a restart.
    Allow non-root users to update the nameserver tables.
    Allow admins (or users) to host a dynamic dns site.

    Things sql_bind cannot do:

    Interface with bind 8.1.x.
    Allow you to forget about arpa (reverse dns) tables.
    Wash your car.
    Walk the dog.