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Re: resolv.conf (was i386 version for chrome)


On Sun, Oct 28, 2018 at 12:53:11PM +0100, Pierre Frenkiel wrote:
> On Sun, 28 Oct 2018, Curt wrote:
> > So it seems your config would create the following entries in /etc/resolv.conf
> > 
> > nameserver 192.168.NN.1
> > search hosts dns
> > 
>   hi,
>   I thought it was better to rename this thread, as the discussion shifted
>   a little.
>   I have a question about resolv.conf:
>   I tried to remove it,  and the result was:
>      on my desktop PC, dns no more works
>      on my laptop, it still works (without any running avahi or network-manager)
>  any explanation?

strace getent hosts bad.solutions

If you're interested in lowly implementation details the answer will be
in there. Requires installing strace for obvious reasons.