Subject: Re: BIND
To: Daniel Garcia <email@example.com>
From: Ken Nakata <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/06/1996 08:45:19
> Actually, my understanding of resolv.conf, is that you can set the
> lookup order. On one of my machines (don't recall if it was linux, NetBSD
> or something else entirely), i had the line:
> hosts bind
> in my resolv.conf.
It must be a non-NetBSD system. In NetBSD, you can specify the same
lookup order by the following line in /etc/resolv.conf:
lookup file bind
i.e. file (/etc/hosts) first, bind (BIND) next.