DHCP and /etc/resolv.conf

Joe Coates jcoates at extremenetworks.com
Fri Jan 27 16:07:49 UTC 2017

Thanks for the great turnaround!

From: snapcraft-bounces at lists.snapcraft.io <snapcraft-bounces at lists.snapcraft.io> on behalf of Jamie Strandboge <jamie at canonical.com>
Sent: Wednesday, January 25, 2017 9:11:28 AM
To: Snapcraft
Subject: Re: DHCP and /etc/resolv.conf

On Mon, 2017-01-16 at 21:39 +0000, Joe Coates wrote:
> I'm snapping an app which includes a DHCP client replacement.   Ultimately it
> wants to update/replace /etc/resolv.conf.     My snap is connected to all the
> "network" interfaces available in my ubuntu-core, but none seem to allow write
> access to this file.  Shouldn't an interface like "network-control" allow
> write access to /etc/resolv.conf ?
FYI, this is merged in master and the upcoming snapd 2.22 will allow access to

Jamie Strandboge             | http://www.canonical.com


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