Re: Resolvconf -- a package to manage /etc/resolv.conf
On Fri, 26 Sep 2003 21:37:21 +0200, Thomas Hood <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> On Fri, 2003-09-26 at 20:25, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
>> I have a laptop that sometimes is on fixed ip wireless
>> networks. Since dhcp is not involved, there is nothing that updates
>> resolvconf, which could be pointing to an inaccurate set of
> If you bring the interface up with ifup then the solution is to put
> the nameserver address on a "dns-nameservers" line in the interface
> definition stanza. E.g.,
I use that for my non-pcmcia interface.
> You must be referring to /etc/pcmcia/network.opts here. Hmm, yes.
> If you are using the /etc/pcmcia/ stuff to configure PCMCIA network
> interfaces then this is a sensible thing to do.
Well, I've been using pcmcia way before there was hotplug, but
I'm willing to learn.
> My own preference is to disable everything in
> /etc/pcmcia/network.opts and set things up so that hotplug does ifup
> and ifup configures the interface in the standard way. Then I can
> use dns-nameservers lines for PCMCIA network interfaces too.
I would be interested in knowing how you set it up equivalent
to cardctl scheme allows me to set up pcmcia networks. Please mail e
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