Re: Why does resolv.conf keep changing?
- Date: Wed, 25 Oct 2017 13:06:37 +0100
- From: Joe <joe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Why does resolv.conf keep changing?
On Wed, 25 Oct 2017 07:35:35 -0400
Gene Heskett <gheskett@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Whereas my theory has always been WRT the search line, that it should
> first search the /etc/hosts file for a name match, and failing that,
> query my router, which is running dd-wrt which means its running
Yes, but that information (among other stuff) lives in
/etc/nsswitch.conf, not /etc/resolv.conf.
Keep up at the back: why use one configuration file when a couple of
dozen will easily do the job?