Provided by: pdns-server_2.9.19-3build1_i386 bug

NAME

       pdns_control - Control the pDNS nameserver

SYNOPSIS

       pdns_control command

DESCRIPTION

       pdns_control is used to send commands to a running pDNS nameserver.

COMMANDS

       ccounts
              Show the content of the cache

       cycle  Restart the nameserver so it reloads its configuration.

       list   ????

       purge [<record>]
              Purge  entries  from  the  packet cache. If the record name ends
              with a dollar ($) all  entries  that  end  with  that  name  are
              removed. If no record is specified the entire cache is purged.

       quit   Tell a running pdns_server to to quit.

       set <variable> <value>
              Set the configuration parameter <variable> to <value>. Currently
              only the query-logging can be set.

       show <variable>
              Print the value of a specific configuration variable.

       status Show usage statistics.

       uptime Show the uptime of the running server.

       version
              Print the version of the running pdns daemon.

FILES

       <socket>
              Control socket used to communicate with pdns_server.

SEE ALSO

       pdns_server(8)