DNS caching disabled for 12.10...still

Benjamin Kerensa bkerensa at ubuntu.com
Wed Oct 17 08:18:49 UTC 2012

On Wed, Oct 17, 2012 at 12:59 AM, Jordon Bedwell <jordon at envygeeks.com>wrote:

> On Tue, Oct 16, 2012 at 3:27 PM, Colin Watson <cjwatson at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> > For example, it allows changing nameservers reliably without having to
> > restart applications, and allows us to dispatch DNS queries on different
> > links depending on the domain (consider VPNs).
> Could there not be an option inside of NM that enables and disables
> DNS caching (or even on the right click menu for example, where we can
> easily disable networks on our laptops.) Maybe it could even be
> expanded to do except so you can disable the caching per interface
> too.

There could be an option but if I remember correctly we sync
network-manager from upstream so a change like that would likely be best
made upstream.

Correct me if I'm wrong someone?

> I actually like that idea, I wish I had time to look into helping
> implement something like this.

*Benjamin Kerensa*
*"I am what I am because of who we all are" - Ubuntu*
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