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Re: Adding openresolv to base
On Mon, Mar 30, 2009 at 2:06 AM, David Holland
> On Sun, Mar 29, 2009 at 06:09:34PM +0100, Roy Marples wrote:
> > > While I've also been bitten by this, I personally think creating
> > > another active resolv.conf would create confusion instead of solving
> > > very much pain.
> > >
> > > /var/run/resolv.conf.$DATE as an auto-magic backup of /etc/resolv.conf
> > > whenever resolv.conf was changed would be more useful, in my opnion.
> Look in /var/backups/etc.
Neat. Is that documented somewhere? I didn't see it in the guide.
> > > Even an /etc/resolv.local would be less confusing than
> > > /etc/resolv.conf + /var/run/resolv.conf (+
> > > /usr/pkg/var/run/resolv.conf? + ... ?)
> I don't see that there's any confusion, since the master file would be
> pointing to the automatically maintained subsidiary one.
I didn't realize you were explicitly naming the extra file in
/etc/resolv.conf. Call it whatever you want; an 'include' directive
would be excellent.
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