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Re: Why does resolv.conf keep changing?




On Mon, Oct 23, 2017 at 11:48:36AM -0400, Jude DaShiell wrote:
> If you've got dynamic ip addresses as many of us do, that file has to change
> to keep your internet connection up.

That's not true.  The resolv.conf file does not necessarily have
to change when your IP addresses change.  The primary example of a
non-changing resolv.conf would be someone running a local resolver
listening on 127.0.0.1 -- exactly like the original poster's case.