Bug#31432: marked as done (Default DNS setup should be "another server")
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From: Ben Gertzfield <email@example.com>
Date: 03 Jan 1999 11:14:33 -0800
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>>>>> "Adam" == Adam Di Carlo <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Heikki> COMMENTS: As someone else already noted, why not have o
Heikki> "Another system will be the DNS server." as default when
Heikki> configuring DNS server? Currently it defaults to o "The
Heikki> system will be its own DNS server."
Adam> I would imagine most machines are stand-alone?
No -- this is one of the most ridiculous parts of dinstall, IMHO.
99.9% of all machines are going to use another machine as a DNS
server. The default in dinstall should *really* be to use another
machine as the DNS server.
I am submitting a bug report to this effect on boot-floppies
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