[Opendnssec-develop] from xml to DB

Jakob Schlyter jakob at kirei.se
Mon Apr 20 14:29:42 UTC 2009

On 20 apr 2009, at 16.15, John Dickinson wrote:

> 6. Since the repository information is now in config.xml and that is  
> read by all applications it doesn't need to be in the DB. So the  
> security modules table could be dropped. However, the policies need  
> to refer to the repository to use for ksk's or zsk's. As things  
> stand we either add
> a) a repository field to the policies table,
> b) an integer ID to the config.xml or
> c) have kaspimporter read the config.xml repository info into the  
> securitymodules table in the DB (not the PIN).
> I am not sure which I favour - I think c. Thoughts?

anything that doesn't make me run the kaspimporter when I've changed  
config.xml would be nice, so I think (a) is nice.

> BTW - I really think that each repository needs to have a specified  
> capacity, even if it is effectively constrained by the size of disk  
> you can buy. This was/is in the DB and should be in config.xml

<Capacity> commited after discussion with JAD on jabber.


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