A google_dns_resource_record_set is used to test a Google ResourceRecordSet resource


describe google_dns_resource_record_set(project: 'chef-gcp-inspec', name: '', type: 'A', managed_zone: 'inspec-gcp-managed-zone') do
  it { should exist }
  its('type') { should eq 'A' }
  its('ttl') { should eq '300' }
  its('target') { should include '' }
  its('target') { should include '' }


Properties that can be accessed from the google_dns_resource_record_set resource:

  • name: For example,

  • type: One of valid DNS resource types.

  • ttl: Number of seconds that this ResourceRecordSet can be cached by resolvers.

  • target: As defined in RFC 1035 (section 5) and RFC 1034 (section 3.6.1)

  • managed_zone: Identifies the managed zone addressed by this request.

GCP Permissions

Ensure the Google Cloud DNS API is enabled for the current project.