Downloads

Both the PowerDNS Authoritative and the PowerDNS Recursive Servers are available in source form, as well as installable Linux Packages.

Repository

Our source code is hosted on GitHub.

PowerDNS distributors

PowerDNS is shipped with many Linux and UNIX distributions, including Debian, FreeBSD, Gentoo, NetBSD, SUSE and Ubuntu.

Users of these distributions may find they already have a copy of PowerDNS available, often in the package called pdns, powerdns-server, pdns-recursor or pdns-server.

Source code and packages.

RPM packages are suitable for use on Red Hat, SUSE and derived distributions, the DEB packages are intended for use on Debian, Ubuntu and derived distributions.

Release notes can be browsed as part of the documentation.

The most recent release of the PowerDNS Authoritative Server is 3.3.1 and is available as:

Packages compiled for Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)/CentOS can be found on Kees Monshouwer's site, or on Fedora EPEL.

The most recent release of the PowerDNS Recursive Server is 3.5.3 and is available as:

Packages compiled for RHEL/CentOS can be found on Kees Monshouwer's site, or on Fedora EPEL.

Snapshot pre-releases can often be found on svn.powerdns.com/snapshots and powerdnssec.org/downloads, these are mainly suitable for testing and may also go away.

Older versions can be found on downloads.powerdns.com/releases.

PowerMail

PowerMail can be downloaded through its own page.