On 01/04/2010 06:39 PM, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: > I installed bind and tried to use it as a basic cacheing nameserver, > which in principal just means running named and > pointing /etc/resolv.conf to 127.0.0.1. However resolv.conf keeps > getting overwritten by NetworkManager, and I notice an excessive number > of "Resolving foo ..." messages from Firefox and Chrome, i.e. no > cacheing is being done as far as I can tell. Note that I didn't touch > named.conf or any other config files. > > How does one convince NM not to interfere with resolv.conf? (Please > don't tell me to uninstall NM, that's not going to happen). > > poc > System --> Preferences --> Network Connections Pick the type of interface, and then the specific interface. Highlight it and click on edit. Under the IPv4 Settings, change the Method drop-down to "Automatic (DHCP) address only". If you are using IPv6, then change that drop-down to address only. Mikkel -- Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons, for thou art crunchy and taste good with Ketchup!
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