[Opendnssec-develop] 2.0 - zonelist.xml

Matthijs Mekking matthijs at nlnetlabs.nl
Wed Sep 11 13:39:13 UTC 2013

On 09/11/2013 03:22 PM, Siôn Lloyd wrote:
> On 11/09/13 09:01, Jerry Lundström wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Since now that the database is the true source of the zone list how
>> about we simple remove the zonelist.xml from the configuration directory.
>> This will clearly indicate that the zonelist.xml file is no longer of
>> any relevance.
>> This would require a small change to setup, namely that it does not
>> expect a zonelist.xml but should be able to take one via command line
>> option.
>> There should also be an export and import command for the zone list,
>> export already exists and maybe import also does.
>> Comments?
> It certainly seems reasonable that if zonelist.xml is not a
> configuration file then it should not be in the configuration directory.
> Should we still include an example zonelist as a way of initialising the
> system? Would we still want all the schema checking code for this file?
> (I'm guessing yes to both.)

I am guessing yes to both as well. Only the database becomes
authoritative and the signer would read the zonelist file from a var
directory (signconf?) that is created by the enforcer.

Best regards,

> Sion
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