[Dnsmasq-discuss] Re: [Fwd: 'server' in resolv.conf]

Simon Kelley simon at thekelleys.org.uk
Fri Jun 15 20:54:06 BST 2007

Andrew Bartlett wrote:

> I recently came across an intresting behaviour.
> I had my system (mis?)configured to have 'server' in
> my /etc/resolv.conf.  This works for other tools (nss, and 'host'), but
> the standard is clearly to use 'nameserver'.
>                                 ^^^^
> I know what I did is out of spec, but to save others having to look up
> the source to see what the strcmp() is matching on, should dnsmasq
> accept both?

That seems best: I've made the change for the next release.



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