PowerDNS

Prerequisites

Configure

You cannot activate the PowerDNS integration until CloudWisdom begins receiving data. Once data arrives, the package (Dashboards and Policies) is automatically provisioned. To remove those Dashboards and Policies, click the toggle on the PowerDNS integration card.

  1. Get API Key

    1. In CloudWisdom, Navigate to Integrations > PowerDNS.

    2. Copy the API Key.

    3. Add this key to your Linux Agent.

  2. Update the Configuration File

    1. Open PowerDNSCollector.conf in the collectors folder, /opt/netuitive-agent/conf/collectors.

    2. Change the enabled setting to True,]

    3. Save the file and restart the agent.

Collector Options

Setting

Default

Description

Type

bin

/usr/bin/pdns_control

The path to the pdns_control binary

str

byte_unit

byte

Default numeric output(s)

str

enabled

FALSE

Enable collecting these metrics

bool

measure_collector_time

FALSE

Collect the collector run time in ms

bool

metrics_blacklist

None

Regex to match metrics to block. Mutually exclusive with metrics_whitelist

NoneType

metrics_whitelist

None

Regex to match metrics to transmit. Mutually exclusive with metrics_blacklist

NoneType

sudo_cmd

/usr/bin/sudo

Path to sudo

str

use_sudo

FALSE

Use sudo?

bool