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