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dnszone

Configuration for DNS zone resource.

Properties

(click to see Operations)

NameData TypePermissionsDescription
zonename<String>Read-writeName of the zone to create.
Minimum length = 1
proxymode<String>Read-writeDeploy the zone in proxy mode. Enable in the following scenarios:
* The load balanced DNS servers are authoritative for the zone and all resource records that are part of the zone.
* The load balanced DNS servers are authoritative for the zone, but the NetScaler appliance owns a subset of the resource records that belong to the zone (partial zone ownership configuration). Typically seen in global server load balancing (GSLB) configurations, in which the appliance responds authoritatively to queries for GSLB domain names but forwards queries for other domain names in the zone to the load balanced servers.
In either scenario, do not create the zone's Start of Authority (SOA) and name server (NS) resource records on the appliance.
Disable if the appliance is authoritative for the zone, but make sure that you have created the SOA and NS records on the appliance before you create the zone.
Default value: ENABLED
Possible values = YES, NO
dnssecoffload<String>Read-writeEnable dnssec offload for this zone.
Default value: DISABLED
Possible values = ENABLED, DISABLED
nsec<String>Read-writeEnable nsec generation for dnssec offload.
Default value: DISABLED
Possible values = ENABLED, DISABLED
keyname<String[]>Read-writeName of the public/private DNS key pair with which to sign the zone. You can sign a zone with up to four keys.
Minimum length = 1
type<String>Read-writeType of zone to display. Mutually exclusive with the DNS Zone (zoneName) parameter. Available settings function as follows:
* ADNS - Display all the zones for which the NetScaler appliance is authoritative.
* PROXY - Display all the zones for which the NetScaler appliance is functioning as a proxy server.
* ALL - Display all the zones configured on the appliance.
Possible values = ALL, ADNS, PROXY
flags<Double>Read-onlyFlags controlling display.
__count<Double>Read-onlycount parameter

Operations

(click to see Properties)

ADD| UPDATE| UNSET| DELETE| SIGN| UNSIGN| GET (ALL)| GET| COUNT

Some options that you can use for each operations:

  • Getting warnings in response:NITRO allows you to get warnings in an operation by specifying the "warning" query parameter as "yes". For example, to get warnings while connecting to the NetScaler appliance, the URL is as follows:

    http://<netscaler-ip-address>/nitro/v1/config/login?warning=yes

    If any, the warnings are displayed in the response payload with the HTTP code "209 X-NITRO-WARNING".

  • Authenticated access for individual NITRO operations:NITRO allows you to logon to the NetScaler appliance to perform individual operations. You can use this option instead of creating a NITRO session (using the login object) and then using that session to perform all operations,

    To do this, you must specify the username and password in the request header of the NITRO request as follows:

    X-NITRO-USER:<username>

    X-NITRO-PASS:<password>

    Note:In such cases, make sure that the request header DOES not include the following:

    Cookie:NITRO_AUTH_TOKEN=<tokenvalue>

Note:

Mandatory parameters are marked in redand placeholder content is marked in <green>.

add

URL:http://<netscaler-ip-address>/nitro/v1/config/dnszone

HTTP Method:POST

Request Headers:

Cookie:NITRO_AUTH_TOKEN=<tokenvalue> Content-Type:application/json

Request Payload:

{"dnszone":{
<b>"zonename":<String_value>,
</b><b>"proxymode":<String_value>,
</b>"dnssecoffload":<String_value>,
"nsec":<String_value>
}}

Response:

HTTP Status Code on Success: 201 Created HTTP Status Code on Failure: 4xx <string> (for general HTTP errors) or 5xx <string> (for NetScaler-specific errors). The response payload provides details of the error

update

URL:http://<netscaler-ip-address>/nitro/v1/config/dnszone

HTTP Method:PUT

Request Headers:

Cookie:NITRO_AUTH_TOKEN=<tokenvalue> Content-Type:application/json

Request Payload:

{"dnszone":{
<b>"zonename":<String_value>,
</b>"proxymode":<String_value>,
"dnssecoffload":<String_value>,
"nsec":<String_value>
}}

Response:

HTTP Status Code on Success: 200 OK HTTP Status Code on Failure: 4xx <string> (for general HTTP errors) or 5xx <string> (for NetScaler-specific errors). The response payload provides details of the error

unset

URL:http://<netscaler-ip-address>/nitro/v1/config/dnszone?action=unset

HTTP Method:POST

Request Headers:

Cookie:NITRO_AUTH_TOKEN=<tokenvalue> Content-Type:application/json

Request Payload:

{"dnszone":{
<b>"zonename":<String_value>,
</b>"proxymode":true,
"dnssecoffload":true,
"nsec":true
}}

Response:

HTTP Status Code on Success: 200 OK HTTP Status Code on Failure: 4xx <string> (for general HTTP errors) or 5xx <string> (for NetScaler-specific errors). The response payload provides details of the error

delete

URL:http://<netscaler-ip-address>/nitro/v1/config/dnszone/zonename_value<String>

HTTP Method:DELETE

Request Headers:

Cookie:NITRO_AUTH_TOKEN=<tokenvalue>

Response:

HTTP Status Code on Success: 200 OK HTTP Status Code on Failure: 4xx <string> (for general HTTP errors) or 5xx <string> (for NetScaler-specific errors). The response payload provides details of the error

sign

URL:http://<netscaler-ip-address>/nitro/v1/config/dnszone?action=sign

HTTP Method:POST

Request Headers:

Cookie:NITRO_AUTH_TOKEN=<tokenvalue> Content-Type:application/json

Request Payload:

{"dnszone":{
<b>"zonename":<String_value>,
</b>"keyname":<String[]_value>
}}

Response:

HTTP Status Code on Success: 200 OK HTTP Status Code on Failure: 4xx <string> (for general HTTP errors) or 5xx <string> (for NetScaler-specific errors). The response payload provides details of the error

unsign

URL:http://<netscaler-ip-address>/nitro/v1/config/dnszone?action=unsign

HTTP Method:POST

Request Headers:

Cookie:NITRO_AUTH_TOKEN=<tokenvalue> Content-Type:application/json

Request Payload:

{"dnszone":{
<b>"zonename":<String_value>,
</b>"keyname":<String[]_value>
}}

Response:

HTTP Status Code on Success: 200 OK HTTP Status Code on Failure: 4xx <string> (for general HTTP errors) or 5xx <string> (for NetScaler-specific errors). The response payload provides details of the error

get (all)

URL:http://<netscaler-ip-address>/nitro/v1/config/dnszone

Query-parameters:

args

http://<netscaler-ip-address>/nitro/v1/config/dnszone?args=zonename:<String_value>,type:<String_value>

Use this query-parameter to get dnszone resources based on additional properties.

attrs

http://<netscaler-ip-address>/nitro/v1/config/dnszone?attrs=property-name1,property-name2

Use this query parameter to specify the resource details that you want to retrieve.

filter

http://<netscaler-ip-address>/nitro/v1/config/dnszone?filter=property-name1:property-val1,property-name2:property-val2

Use this query-parameter to get the filtered set of dnszone resources configured on NetScaler.Filtering can be done on any of the properties of the resource.

view

http://<netscaler-ip-address>/nitro/v1/config/dnszone?view=summary

Note:By default, the retrieved results are displayed in detail view (?view=detail).

pagination

http://<netscaler-ip-address>/nitro/v1/config/dnszone?pagesize=#no;pageno=#no

Use this query-parameter to get the dnszone resources in chunks.

HTTP Method:GET

Request Headers:

Cookie:NITRO_AUTH_TOKEN=<tokenvalue> Accept:application/json

Response:

HTTP Status Code on Success: 200 OK HTTP Status Code on Failure: 4xx <string> (for general HTTP errors) or 5xx <string> (for NetScaler-specific errors). The response payload provides details of the errorResponse Headers:

Content-Type:application/json

Response Payload:

{ "dnszone": [ {
zonename:<String_value>,type:<String_value>"proxymode":<String_value>,
"flags":<Double_value>,
"nsecbitarray":<String[]_value>,
"dnssecoffload":<String_value>,
"nsec":<String_value>,
"keyname":<String[]_value>
}]}

get

URL:http://<netscaler-ip-address>/nitro/v1/config/dnszone/zonename_value<String>

Query-parameters:

attrs

http://<netscaler-ip-address>/nitro/v1/config/dnszone/zonename_value<String>?attrs=property-name1,property-name2

Use this query parameter to specify the resource details that you want to retrieve.

view

http://<netscaler-ip-address>/nitro/v1/config/dnszone/zonename_value<String>?view=summary

Note:By default, the retrieved results are displayed in detail view (?view=detail).

HTTP Method:GET

Request Headers:

Cookie:NITRO_AUTH_TOKEN=<tokenvalue> Accept:application/json

Response:

HTTP Status Code on Success: 200 OK HTTP Status Code on Failure: 4xx <string> (for general HTTP errors) or 5xx <string> (for NetScaler-specific errors). The response payload provides details of the errorResponse Headers:

Content-Type:application/json

Response Payload:

{ "dnszone": [ {
zonename:<String_value>,type:<String_value>"proxymode":<String_value>,
"flags":<Double_value>,
"nsecbitarray":<String[]_value>,
"dnssecoffload":<String_value>,
"nsec":<String_value>,
"keyname":<String[]_value>
}]}

count

URL:http://<netscaler-ip-address>/nitro/v1/config/dnszone?count=yes

HTTP Method:GET

Request Headers:

Cookie:NITRO_AUTH_TOKEN=<tokenvalue> Accept:application/json

Response:

HTTP Status Code on Success: 200 OK HTTP Status Code on Failure: 4xx <string> (for general HTTP errors) or 5xx <string> (for NetScaler-specific errors). The response payload provides details of the errorResponse Headers:

Content-Type:application/json

Response Payload:

{ "dnszone": [ { "__count": "#no"} ] }