default local DNS caching name server
simo at redhat.com
Fri Apr 25 16:19:24 UTC 2014
On Fri, 2014-04-25 at 09:56 -0600, Pete Zaitcev wrote:
> On Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:41:54 -0400
> Chuck Anderson <cra at WPI.EDU> wrote:
> > [...] We need an independent,
> > system-wide DNS cache, and always point resolv.conf to 127.0.0.1 to
> > solve this fundamental design problem with how name resolution works
> > on a Linux system. Windows has had a default system-wide DNS cache
> > for over a decade. It is about time that Linux catches up.
> I observe you pointedly ignore the existence of nscd (which does not
> require any changes to resolv.conf). Why is that?
nscd is ... bad
Simo Sorce * Red Hat, Inc * New York
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