Manual pages are now generated from the READMEs, you can find them in the man/ directory. A coredns(1) and corefile(5) one where also added.
fallthrough directive was overhauled and now allows a list of zones to be specified. It will
then only fallthrough for those zones, see
A new plugin template was added. It allows you to use Go (text) templates to craft a response, see https://coredns.io/plugins/template for docs.
- dnssec implements Cloudflares’s NSEC blacklies better.
- kubernetes, adds a fix for
pod insecurelook ups for non-IP addresses.
- health adds a metrics for the duration it takes to GET /health. Useful for getting a sense of overloadedness of the process.
The following people helped with getting this release done: John Belamaric, Miek Gieben, Rene Treffer, Yong Tang.