certbot-dns-inwx /
@Pascal Gollor Pascal Gollor on 20 Mar 2021 2 KB update help
# script collection for certbot dns authentification for domains hosted by

This script collection is in alpha state and only useable on linux systems.
Tested with debian 10 and ubuntu 20.04.

## requirements

### python

pip3 install inwx-domrobot
pip3 install -r requirements.txt
Look at the [inwx git repository]( for more details.

### config

A file `conf.cfg` with inwx settings must e exist in the repository root folder like:
username = [USERNAME]
password = [PASSWORD]
shared_secret = your_shared_secret

## example usage

### command line

certbot certonly --manual --server --preferred-challenges=dns --manual-auth-hook [path to this repositry]/  --manual-cleanup-hook [path to this repositry]/ -d -d *

### with config file


email = []
cert-name = [USERNAME]
rsa-key-size = 4096

server =
authenticator = manual
manual-auth-hook = [path to this repositry]/
manual-cleanup-hook = [path to this repositry]/

domains =, *


certbot certonly -c wildcard-ini

### use as basiy dynamic dns
./ -p -m update -c conf.cfg -t 300 -r AAAA

## help
usage: [-h] -r type -m mode [-p] [-c path] [-t TTL] [-s section] [-v] [-d] domain [content]

inwx subdomain update

positional arguments:
  domain                full domain like
  content               ip or string to fill/update into subdomain domain entry

optional arguments:
  -h, --help            show this help message and exit
  -r type, --record-type type
                        record type (A, AAAA, TXT, CNAME, TLSA)
  -m mode, --mode mode  operation mode (create, update, delete) update:update all existing records if one exists, or create if not existing delete: delete existing record with given content, or delete all records if no content is given
  -p, --public-ip       insert public ip. Use -r A for ip4 an -r AAAA for ipv6
  -c path, --config_file path
                        path to configuration file
  -t TTL, --ttl TTL     TTL (time to live) of the nameserver record in seconds (default 3600)
  -s section, --config_section section
                        configuration section (live, ote) default: live
  -v, --verbose         verbose
  -d, --debug           debug

## Licences

Get some code snippets from the [inwx documentation]( and from the [pyhton 2.7 inwx repository](