[Dnsmasq-discuss] Can't ping when using FQDN

Albert ARIBAUD albert.aribaud at free.fr
Fri Nov 8 12:04:49 GMT 2013

Le 08/11/2013 11:08, Guillaume Betous a écrit :
> what kind of local domain name can I use ? I thought the .local was
> reserved for local networks...

I have personally configured my dnsmasq so that dotless names are 
resolved locally, using names known to dnsmasq through /etc/hosts as 
well as static and dynamic leases. Dotted names are forwarded to my 
ISP's nameservers (and cached, of course).

IOW, my local network has no domain.

> gUI


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