Carl Johnson carlj at
Mon Apr 12 15:52:15 UTC 2021

"@lbutlr" <kremels at> writes:

> On 11 Apr 2021, at 09:49, Carl Johnson <carlj at> wrote:
>> I was using 10.2 when I started using resolvconf.conf.
> As far as I know I never started using resolvconf as I had never heard
> of it before a few days ago when I looked at resolve.conf wondering
> why I was hitting on occasions and saw "created by
> resolveconf" and went investigating.
> I still do not know where the quad9 DNS that was added came from
> (simply editing resolve.conf did not work, it was immediately put
> back). I've searched for any files contains "9\.9\.9\.9" to no avail,
> so maybe in a DB file?

If one of your interfaces is using dhcp configuration, then whatever is
hosting that might be supplying quad9 as the dns server.  That is just a
guess since I don't know enough about how resolvconf or dhcp work.

Carl Johnson		carlj at

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