Ubuntu Advanced?

Dave Walker DaveWalker at ubuntu.com
Fri Aug 28 17:18:47 UTC 2009

Dane Mutters wrote:
> Just an example that I was arguing with yesterday: /etc/resolv.conf.
> It's auto-generated by NetworkManager.  I like NM; don't get me wrong,
> but if you need to change the DNS (or other) settings from the command
> prompt, it's really a pain.
> --Dane

Hi Dane,

Whilst i appreciate that is just an example, that particular issue can
be overcome with, appending:
"prepend domain-name-servers $SOME_DNS_SERVER,$DNS_SERVER_2;"
to: /etc/dhcp3/dhclient.conf

Then you have two DNS servers,at the top of /etc/resolv.conf

Kind Regards,
Dave Walker

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