Review zone history

Zone history provides information on the zone’s active version, as well as its history of changes. Specifically, it provides:
  • Active version
    • Version id. The zone version’s unique identifier.
    • Modification time. The version’s modification timestamp.
    • Activation time. The version’s activation timestamp.
    • Zone type. Primary or secondary.
    • Comments. Typically, a description of the version and its changes.
    • Activation state.
  • Zone history
    • Modification time. The zone version’s timestamp.
    • Modified by. The user ID of the Control Center user who modified the zone.
    • Activation time. The version’s activation timestamp.
    • Comments. Typically, a description of the version and its changes.
    • Version id. The version’s unique identifier.

How to

  1. On the Zone list page, click the name of the zone in question.
    The Edit zone page appears.
  2. Click Zone history.
    The Zone history page appears listing information for the zone’s active version, as well as a list of the active version and previous ones.

    From here you can:

    • Compare an inactive version with the active one by selecting Compare with active version from the inactive version’s Actions menu.
    • Compare two versions by selecting their checkboxes and clicking the Compare versions button.
    • Activate a different version by selecting Make version active from its Actions menu. You have to add a change comment and click Activate for the activation to start. The activation propagates immediately.
    • Primary zones only. Download the version in master file format by selecting Download in DNS format from its Actions menu.