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Re: Why does resolv.conf keep changing?




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On Wed, Oct 25, 2017 at 02:11:21PM +0200, Nicolas George wrote:
> Le quartidi 4 brumaire, an CCXXVI, tomas@xxxxxxxxxx a écrit :
> >						      If I give an
> > FQDN (e.g. duckduckgo.com), the dots in the host name tell the resolver
> > to bypass the search list.
> 
> You are wrong on this particular point. If the host name contains dots,
> it changes the behaviour of the resolver by having it try the bare
> domain first, but then it will try the search list too.

Right. Thanks for that correction.

Still: the mentioned entry should probably not be in resolv.conf, right?

Cheers
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