dhclient overwrites reslov.conf

Jeremy Gransden jeremy.gransden at gmail.com
Fri Jan 26 11:05:02 UTC 2007

On 1/26/07, [LoN]Kamikaze <LoN_Kamikaze at gmx.de> wrote:
> I'm in a LAN with a relatively short lease time. That wouldn't be a
> problem if I wouldn't run a vpnc connection through this LAN. The vpnc
> connection sets /etc/resolv.conf as required, but dhclient overwrites it
> every couple of minutes, causing DNS not to work any more. Is there a way to
> make dhclient set up resolv.conf only when the IP of the interface is
> changed?
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take a look at the /etc/dhclient.conf man page. You can add a line to set
dns servers.

# $FreeBSD: src/etc/dhclient.conf,v 1.3 2001/10/27 03:14:37 rwatson Exp $
#       This file is required by the ISC DHCP client.
#       See ``man 5 dhclient.conf'' for details.
#       In most cases an empty file is sufficient for most people as the
#       defaults are usually fine.
prepend domain-name-server;

just change with the correct value


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