pdns-recursor - PowerDNS recursor

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name pdns-recursor
Package version 3.3
Package release 3+deb7u1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 1.42 KB
Download size 560.93 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
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 recursive nameserver that goes out to the internet and
resolve queries about other domains.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pdns-recursor_3.6.2-2+deb8u2~bpo70+1_i386.deb 3.6.2 i386 Debian Backports Main
pdns-recursor_3.6.2-2+deb8u2~bpo70+1_amd64.deb 3.6.2 amd64 Debian Backports Main
pdns-recursor_3.3-3+deb7u2_amd64.deb 3.3 amd64 Debian Security Updates Main
pdns-recursor_3.3-3+deb7u2_i386.deb 3.3 i386 Debian Security Updates Main
pdns-recursor_3.3-3+deb7u1_i386.deb 3.3 i386 Debian Main
pdns-recursor - - -


Name Value
adduser -
libc6 >= 2.4
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
liblua5.1-0 -
libstdc++6 >= 4.4.0
lsb-base >= 3.0-6


Name Value
pdns -


Type URL
Binary Package pdns-recursor_3.3-3+deb7u1_amd64.deb
Source Package pdns-recursor

Install Howto

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




2014-12-10 - Sebastien Delafond <seb@debian.org>
pdns-recursor (3.3-3+deb7u1) wheezy-security; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload by the Security Team.
* Fix CVE-2014-8601: a remote attacker could potentially trigger a
denial of service when asking PowerDNS Recursor to resolve a specially
crafted domain name.
2012-06-18 - Marc Haber <mh+debian-packages@zugschlus.de>
pdns-recursor (3.3-3) unstable; urgency=low
* new maintainer team
* new Vcs links
* add Homepage
* debhelper 9 (enable hardening) (Closes: 656859)
* prepare new version
* set unapply-patches
* set Architecture to "all but arm{el,hf}" (Closes: 661959)
* Standards-Version: 3.9.3 (no changes necessary)
2011-08-08 - Matthijs Möhlmann <matthijs@cacholong.nl>
pdns-recursor (3.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix my name in the init script and debian/control too.
* Update Standards-Version to 3.9.2
* Use new build system dh instead of individual dh_* commands.
2011-01-22 - Matthijs Möhlmann <matthijs@cacholong.nl>
pdns-recursor (3.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release. (Closes: #565052)
* Init loop is fixed in pdns (Closes: #594805)
* Now my name is spelled correctly.
* Update Standards-Version to 3.9.1
* Update the recursor.conf and include new configuration parameters.
* Add debug package (Closes: #594243)
2010-07-20 - Matthijs Mohlmann <matthijs@cacholong.nl>
pdns-recursor (3.2-4) unstable; urgency=high
* Upgrading from a previous version fails when the pdns-recursor isn't
started, this is RC bug hence urgency high. (Closes: #565415)
* Fix watch file
* Fix FTBFS on hurd again.
2010-07-19 - Matthijs Mohlmann <matthijs@cacholong.nl>
pdns-recursor (3.2-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Add watch file
* Switch to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format
* Fix FTBFS on hurd
* Update logcheck rules. (Closes: #588135)
* Update Standards-Version to 3.9.0
* Use dh_installinit instead of the pdns-recursor.install file.
2010-04-03 - Matthijs Mohlmann <matthijs@cacholong.nl>
pdns-recursor (3.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Remove Christoph Haas from Uploaders. Thanks for the great work!
* Add fix for FTBFS thanks to Petr Salinger <Petr.Salinger@seznam.cz>
(Closes: #575006)
* Make pdns-recursor on startup less chatty (Closes: #438469)
2010-03-17 - Matthijs Mohlmann <matthijs@cacholong.nl>
pdns-recursor (3.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version.
* Update Standards-Version to 3.8.4
* Fix boot order, thanks to Petter Reinholdtsen (Closes: #566877)
* All architectures enabled, needs testing (Closes: #489925)
2010-01-08 - Matthijs Mohlmann <matthijs@cacholong.nl>
pdns-recursor ( unstable; urgency=high
* New upstream version. (CVE-2009-4009 and CVE-2009-4010) (Closes: #564145)
* Make lintian happy.
* Now really add sh4 to the architecture list. (Closes: #551153)
2009-11-06 - Matthijs Mohlmann <matthijs@cacholong.nl>
pdns-recursor ( unstable; urgency=low
* Add mips, mipsel and sh4 to the supported list of architectures, only arm,
armel and armeb are missing. See #369453 (Closes: #551153)

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