Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/sys/kern
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-net
Date: 07/09/2006 19:49:16
In article <>,
Tom Spindler  <> wrote:
>> Firefox does stupid things with DNS anyway, even on Linux,
>> somehow (presumably by using the system resolver incorrectly)
>> it manages to stop resolving when you switch nameservers in
>> resolv.conf.
>There was a recent (as of yesterday) fix to the timecounters code
>in regards to select; this may also have bearing on the DNS timeout
>issue. I haven't tested this to make sure, though. 

Yes, this fixes the DNS timeouts on firefox/mozilla.