Subject: Re: changing resolv.conf ?
To: None <>
From: Assar Westerlund <>
List: tech-net
Date: 07/26/2001 17:18:03 writes:
> 	instead, run a nameserver on your machine (even a tiny ones like
> 	totd/mdnsd should be fine) and set /etc/resolv.conf to
> 	"nameserver".  this is the way that it should be.

I usually run a local named and just noticed this problem when I was
testing mdnsd, which seems to not reply fast enough sometimes, and
then the resolver goes on to the other listed nameservers.  I think
having some kind of working fallback is good.