Re: Why does resolv.conf keep changing?
On Wed, 25 Oct 2017 15:43:15 +0200
> (Don't chuckle. A company I was working at did set its internal "top
> level domain" to "local". Much hilarity with zeroconf  ensued).
That was the standard recommendation for users of MS Small Business
Server, who were presumed not to be running their own public DNS
servers, to avoid name problems with externally-hosted websites etc.
It is an article of faith for MS people that no other operating system