Re: Why does resolv.conf keep changing?
- Date: Mon, 23 Oct 2017 12:09:26 -0400
- From: Greg Wooledge <wooledg@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: 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.