DNS-OARC Packages

Packages for Debian, Ubuntu and RPM distributions are built for most of our software, here you find all the information you need to setup and install them.


The following software is available as packages, listed with package name and description:

DNS Statistics Collector (DSC) is a tool used for collecting and exploring statistics from busy DNS servers.
DNS Statistics Presenter (DSP) can be used to display statistics collected by DSC.
Tool for converting, exporting, merging and transforming DSC data.
dnscap is a network capture utility designed specifically for DNS traffic.
drool is a tool to replay DNS traffic.


Currently building for the following distributions: Jessie, Stretch, Sid

Packages for Debian are available on pkg.dns-oarc.net and the following commands can be executed to setup the stable or pre-release APT repository and install software.

  1. Add DNS-OARC's distribution key
    wget -O - https://pkg.dns-oarc.net/dns-oarc.distribution.key.gpg | sudo apt-key add -
  2. Set up stable APT repository
    echo "deb http://pkg.dns-oarc.net/debian <distribution> main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/dns-oarc.list
  3. Set up pre-release APT repository (optional)
    echo "deb http://pkg.dns-oarc.net/deb-pr <distribution> main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/dns-oarc-pr.list
  4. Update APT lists and install the packages you want
    sudo apt-get update
    sudo apt-get install <package>


Currently building for the following distributions: Precise, Trusty, Xenial, Yakkety

Packages for Ubuntu are built on LaunchPad and can be easily installed using add-apt-repository and selecting the PPA you wish to install from. To see a list of available PPA's and packages go to “DNS-OARC” team on LaunchPad.

sudo add-apt-repository <ppa>
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install <package>


Currently building for the following distributions: CentOS 6 / 7, Fedora 23 / 24, RHEL 6 / 7, SLE 12 / 12 SP1 / 12 SP2, openSUSE 13.2 / Leap 42.1 / Leap 42.2 / Tumbleweed

RPM Packages are built using openSUSE Build Services and instructions on how to setup the repository can be found if you follow the link below for the package you want.


  1. dsc
  2. dsp
  3. dsc-datatool
  4. dnscap


Coming soon!