[CentOS] CAA records using PowerDNS from EPEL

Fri Dec 8 23:07:21 UTC 2017
MRob <mrobti at insiberia.net>

On 2017-12-08 20:37, Kenneth Porter wrote:
> --On Friday, December 08, 2017 7:54 PM +0000 MRob 
> <mrobti at insiberia.net> wrote:
>> PowerDNS supports CAA records beginning with version 4.0, but the pdns
>> package in EPEL for most recent centos versions is stuck at around
>> version 3.4 (3.4.11 is what I have).
>> Do I have no other choice but to manually compile and maintain my own
>> pdns installation? I prefer to avoid this but I need up-to-date 
>> features.
> Rawhide has version 4. With any luck you could just rebuild the SRPM
> with no issues. I've done that with packages where I need a bleeding
> edge feature on a CentOS system. Sometimes I have to tweak the spec
> file so that it will build with the older tools.
> The worse problem is when it depends on much newer other packages.
> Then one gets into dependency hell. In such a case, you might want to
> try using Fedora COPR to assemble a custom build system.

Thank you for that reply. It turns out PowerDNS hosts their own