[Dnsmasq-discuss] Re: Wrong DNS server

wimpunk wimpunk+gmane at gmail.com
Fri Mar 7 16:54:35 GMT 2008

Didster wrote:
> Hi,
> I have been using DNSMASQ for quite some time now, and generally it's
> great.  We have one strange issue though.  Things work fine for days,
> then all of a sudden, something starts giving out the wrong DNS server
> to clients.
> Our DNS server is <>, and this is set in
> dnsmasq.conf.
> But, at random times, the client machines end up with a DNS server of
> <>.  All other options are set fine.
> A simple ipconfig /renew fixes this, and it goes back to
> <> and all is well until next time.
> I did find this
> http://lists.thekelleys.org.uk/pipermail/dnsmasq-discuss/2007q2/001459.html
> Which seems to be the same issue I am having.  My machine is also
> multihomed.
> Thanks
> Simon

Are you sure it's given by your dnsmasq server?  Check ipconfig /all and
verify who gave you the address.

More information about the Dnsmasq-discuss mailing list