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Re: HELP needed on resolver problem

>> "HM" == Hamish Moffatt <hamish@debian.org> writes:

HM> On Sun, Jan 03, 1999 at 02:28:54AM -0600, Rob Browning wrote:

>> think about what to do about that.  But that manpage specifically
>> states that you don't need an /etc/resolv.conf file on "normal"
>> systems, and it used to be true...

HM> What does the system do for name resolution without it -- just
HM> /etc/hosts, or straight to the root DNS servers?

It looks into /etc/nsswitch.conf


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