Re: ifupdown writes to /etc... a bug?
Alan Shutko <email@example.com> writes:
> Philippe Troin <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > I think that for DHCP users, we should have a lightweight caching-only
> > DNS server running on the local machine. /etc/resolv.conf should point
> > to this resolver, and the various DHCP clients should notify the
> > caching-only DNS server of changes.
> That's what nscd is. It's been the recommended thing for laptop
> users for at least a couple years. Restart nscd whenever the DNS
> server changes, and you have no problems.
nscd is more than just a caching DNS server... And last time I looked
at it (which was maybe one and a half year earlier), it was quite