[Dnsmasq-discuss] DNS pattern response

Jan 'RedBully' Seiffert redbully at cc.hs-owl.de
Fri Dec 4 11:33:45 GMT 2009

Simon Kelley schrieb:
> Eric Laganowski wrote:
>> I guess I am not communicating this well. The desired dnsmasq
>> behavior would be to reply, say, with to any request
>> starting with "wpad.", not just local domain, so if, say my domain is
>> domain.local, dnsmasq responds with to both
>> wpad.domain.local and wpad.google.com
>> -Eric
> That's not possible. If one wanted to implement it, the logical way 
> would be to do full regexp pattern matching on the domains. That has 
> been suggested in the past, but I've always resisted it on the grounds 
> that it's overkill.

But doesn't mean there is no patch.
I have this laying around for some time, here for dnsmasq 2.50.

This way one can write:
or something like that...

Note: This patch is not that well tested...

> Simon.


Miksch's Law:
	If a string has one end, then it has another end.
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: dnsmasq-2.50-regex.patch
Type: text/x-patch
Size: 5577 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://lists.thekelleys.org.uk/pipermail/dnsmasq-discuss/attachments/20091204/e1e6d4c8/attachment-0001.bin 

More information about the Dnsmasq-discuss mailing list