Subject: Re: changing resolv.conf ?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Assar Westerlund <email@example.com>
Date: 07/26/2001 17:18:03
> instead, run a nameserver on your machine (even a tiny ones like
> totd/mdnsd should be fine) and set /etc/resolv.conf to
> "nameserver 0.0.0.0". 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.