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Re: [opensuse] Paths of DNS Queries
  • From: Per Jessen <per@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 01 May 2019 15:42:52 +0200
  • Message-id: <qac7os$o8a$1@saturn.local.net>
Carlos E. R. wrote:

nscd is not in the "official" loop, IMHO, so instead it puts itself in
the middle intercepting some library calls and giving an answer
without the library reaching its designed goal of reading the hosts
file or querying a DNS.

It is the resolver library that asks nscd. It's perfectly "official".
nscd listens on /var/run/nscd/socket.


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