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Re: Why does resolv.conf keep changing?




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On Wed, Oct 25, 2017 at 09:18:36AM -0400, Michael Stone wrote:

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> >Might be "man resolv.conf".
> 
> Can't be, that man page clearly says:
> 
>       search Search list for host-name lookup.

[...]

> It certainly doesn't say anything about putting "host" or "dns" or
> "nameserver" in that line.

Unless your domain name is "host" or "dns", that is. But then you're
asking for it, I guess :-)

(Don't chuckle. A company I was working at did set its internal "top
level domain" to "local". Much hilarity with zeroconf [1] ensued).

Cheers
- -- tomás
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