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tonicdnscli 0.6.2

TonicDNS CLI tool

Latest Version: 0.10

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`tonicdnscli` is TonicDNS Client tool.
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This command line tool for TonicDNS API.
TonicDNS is  RESTful API for PowerDNS.
Convert readble text record to JSON, and create or delete zone records with TonicDNS.


Requirements
------------

* Python 2.7 or Python 3.2 later.


Setup
-----
::

   $ git clone https://github.com/mkouhei/tonicdnscli
   $ cd tonicdnscli
   $ sudo python setup.py install


History
-------

0.6.2 (2012-06-17)
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* New feature of getting all zones
* Add pre-commit hook script
* Rename method name that test_getJSON to test_setJSON
* Refactoring of http connect

0.6.1.1 (2012-05-23)
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* Fix README

0.6.1 (2012-05-23)
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* Fix issue#2
* Refactoring

0.6 (2012-05-15)
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* Update SOA

0.5.2 (2012-05-11)
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* create or delete a specific record

0.5.1 (2012-05-07)
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* Fix bug get fail when resolver is SLAVE

0.5 (2012-05-04)
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* templates CRUD

0.4.4 (2012-05-01)
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* not distribute util3.py (alternative print for python3)

0.4.3 (2012-05-01)
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* search target conent and type
* retrieve all zone

0.4.2 (2012-04-28)
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* Add search records
* Format of stdout of retrieve records

0.4.1 (2012-04-27)
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* Fix bug processing last data only, when separate file

0.4 (2012-04-26)
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* default option config file $HOME/.tdclirc


0.3.2 (2012-04-25)
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* Add unittest of pep8, converter.py, tdauth.py (partially)
* Add exception error handling
* Refactoring (Thanks Henrich)


0.3.1 (2012-04-23)
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* Add manpage


0.3 (2012-04-21)
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* New command line style, add sub-command, change options

  * Change optparse to argparse
  * new sub-command : show|get|create|delete


0.2 (2012-04-20)
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* Support Python3
* Add option `-P` as password prompt with echo turned off

0.1 (2012-04-20)
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* first release


Usage
-----

Input file (example.org.txt)
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::

   # name type content ttl priority
   test0.example.org A 10.10.10.10 86400
   test1.example.org A 10.10.10.11 86400
   test2.example.org A 10.10.10.12 86400
   example.org MX mx.example.org 86400 0
   example.org MX mx2.example.org 86400 10
   mx.example.org A 10.10.11.10 3600
   mx2.example.org A               10.10.11.10 3600


Setting default options to config file
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

An alternative method of command options that use the config file.
Copy examples/tdclirc.sample to `$HOME/.tdclirc`. `password` key to set password in plain text, it is recommended that you remove this line, `-P` option is used.
::

   [global]
   server: ns.example.org

   [auth]
   username: tonicuser
   password: tonicpw


Print converted JSON
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::

   $ tonicdnscli show sample/example.org.txt
   {
     "records": [
       {
         "content": "10.10.10.10",
         "name": "test0.example.org",
         "ttl": "86400",
         "type": "A"
       },
       {
         "content": "10.10.10.11",
         "name": "test1.example.org",
         "ttl": "86400",
         "type": "A"
       },
       {
         "content": "10.10.10.12",
         "name": "test2.example.org",
         "ttl": "86400",
         "type": "A"
       },
   (snip)

Retrieve all zones
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
::

   $ tonicdnscli get -u tonicusername -P
   ==============================================================================
   name                 type     notified_serial
   ==============================================================================
   example.org          MASTER   2012052201
   example.net          MASTER   2012060502


Retrieve records
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
::

   $ tonicdnscli get -s ns.example.org -d example.org -u tonicusername -P
   domain: example.org
   serial: 2012042403
   DNS   : MASTER
   ==============================================================================
   name                              type  content                   ttl   prio
   ==============================================================================
   example.org                       SOA
   >            ns.example.org hostmaster.example.org 2012042403  86400
   example.org                       NS    ns.example.org            86400
   example.org                       NS    ns2.example.org           86400
   ns.example.org                    A     192.168.0.100             86400
   ns2.example.org                   A     192.168.0.101             86400
   www.example.org                   A     192.168.0.1               86400
   ==============================================================================


Create single record
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::

   $ tonicdnscli create -s ns.example.org -u tonicusername -P \
   create --domain example.org --name www2.example.org --rtype A \
   --content 10.10.10.10
   true

Create records
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
::

   $ tonicdnscli create -s ns.example.org -u tonicusername -P \
   examples/example.org.txt
   true

Delete single records
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
::

   $ tonicdnscli delete -s ns.example.org -u tonicusername -P \
   create --domain example.org --name www2.example.org --rtype A \
   --content 10.10.10.10
   true

Delete records
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::

   $ tonicdnscli delete -s ns.example.org -u tonicusername -P examples/example.org.txt
   true

Update SOA
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::

   $ tonicdnscli soa -s ns.example.org -u tonicusername --domain example.org
   true
   true


Contribute
----------

Firstly copy pre-commit hook script.
::

   $ cp -f utils/pre-commit.txt .git/hooks/pre-commit

Next install python2.7 later, and nosetests. Below in Debian GNU/Linux Sid system,
::

   $ sudo apt-get install python python-nose

Then checkout 'devel' branch for development, commit your changes. Before pull request, execute git rebase.


See also
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* `TonicDNS <https://github.com/Cysource/TonicDNS>`_
* `PowerDNS <http://www.powerdns.com>`_
ToDo
====

Features
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* Checking existing records When create or delete records.
* Updating records.

Improvement
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* Add unittest.
* Validation input data.

Known bug
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* When using in preference --config option than $HOME/.tdclirc.
 
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