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?