DNS and Gateway in FreeBSD?

Xu Qiang Qiang.Xu at fujixerox.com
Mon Jun 6 10:41:33 GMT 2005

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> Xu Qiang wrote:
>> Hi, all:
>> In setting up my FreeBSD machine in my LAN, I only assigned it an ip
>> address and a netmask, just as the handbook said
>> (http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/config-network-setup.html).
>> But after that, it can identify the proxy server's name even i
>> didn't give it an explicit DNS server ip address. (It can ping
>> proxy.abc.com) And I found the gateway is also found automatically
>> by the machine. (It is automatically added into the line beginnin
>> with "defaultrouter=")    
>> Is it designed behavior? I can't understand that. :(
>> Regards,
>> Xu Qiang
> May be, you have dhcp client runned on this machine ?

No, I didn't have dhcp installed. :(

Xu Qiang

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