To authenticate with SoftLayer requires at least a
api_key for authentication. It can also optionally take a
endpoint_url parameter however these are optional and will use standard defaults if not provided.
These can be supplied in the
To maintain compatibility with existing softlayer CLI services these can also be provided by the
SL_API_KEY environment variables or specified in the
~/.softlayer, but this is discouraged. More information about these methods can be found at the softlayer-go library documentation.
Use this provider like any other DNS Provider:
This provider does not recognize any special metadata fields unique to SoftLayer dns. For compatibility with the pre-generated NAMESERVER fields it’s recommended to set the NS TTL to 86400 such as:
ns_ttl is a standard metadata field that applies to all providers.