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Re: bin/48379: resolv.conf symlink changes not picked up by resolver
The following reply was made to PR bin/48379; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <joerg%britannica.bec.de@localhost>
Subject: Re: bin/48379: resolv.conf symlink changes not picked up by resolver
Date: Wed, 13 Nov 2013 18:34:42 +0100
On Wed, Nov 13, 2013 at 05:30:00PM +0000, abs%absd.org@localhost wrote:
> >Synopsis: resolv.conf symlink changes not picked up by resolver
I don't think it is reasonable to expect that to work.
The system would have to monitor not only the symlink, but e.g. all
directories involved. Consider
/etc/resolv.conf -> /a/b
and someone renames a. This is a classic case of "Don't do this" for
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