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Bug#299554: In dialup install, nameserver addresses are not written to resolv.conf

On Wed, Mar 30, 2005 at 02:33:03PM -0600, John Hasler wrote:
> Tony Rowe writes:
> > No /etc/resolv.conf exists even after the interface is brought up.
> The script won't create /etc/resolv.conf.  It must already exist.
> Try 'sudo touch /etc/resolv.conf'.

Exactly right.  That works for me (using static DNS).

Which program owns resolv.conf (the man page for resolv.conf does exist
on a fresh install - I checked)?  If no program owns it (it is
non-obvious to me which program owns it), what is policy on who can
create (touch) a resolv.conf?

Tony Rowe

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