[Dnsmasq-discuss] How to Add max-ttl in DNSMASQ

Matus UHLAR - fantomas uhlar at fantomas.sk
Mon Oct 11 16:25:34 UTC 2021

On 11.10.21 16:01, OMair Siddiquii wrote:
>Even after upgrading to version 2.85 it didn't work.

what exactly does "didn't work" mean?
does dnsmasq still refuse to start?
do you have any error message?
did you try to stop it before starting?

>On 11.10.21 13:13, OMair Siddiquii wrote:
>>I am trying to add the max-ttl= parameter within the DNSMASQ config file
>> but unfortunately when I'm starting the dnsmasq service it fails to start
>> the dnsmasq process.  I am following the document mention in the link
>> below.  I am using DNSMASQ version 2.48 "Dnsmasq version 2.48  Copyright
>> (C) 2000-2009 Simon Kelley".  I also tried version 2.85 but it didnt work
>> either.  I would really appreciate any help.

>that's very old and very buggy version.
>according to the changelog, --max-ttl parameter was added in 2.53

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