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Re: [opensuse] Unwanted DNS Queries
On 01/05/2019 00.47, Anton Aylward wrote:
On 2019-04-30 5:19 p.m., Carlos E. R. wrote:
On 30/04/2019 20.35, Brendan McKenna wrote:

    On Leap 15 (and earlier), it's nscd (Name Service Caching Daemon).
Once you make a request, it tries to keep the queried information fresh
in the cache, so it re-queries the information when it expires.  The
only way I've found to stop this is to shut the daemon down.

You can simple disable the DNS part of it.


enable-cache hosts no

How does nscd interact with dnsmasq>

They don't.

However, I think nscd asks the configured DNS server, which can be
dnsmask or any other, local or not, about host names.

Cheers / Saludos,

Carlos E. R.

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