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Re: [opensuse] Where to set the domain name? - Leap 15.1 beta
  • From: Per Jessen <per@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 08 May 2019 21:44:29 +0200
  • Message-id: <qavbiu$jeo$>
Carlos E. R. wrote:

On 08/05/2019 21.00, Per Jessen wrote:
Carlos E. R. wrote:

On 08/05/2019 20.37, Per Jessen wrote:
Carlos E. R. wrote:

Right. Whether it is in "domain' or "search".

At least it ought to go in the release notes.

YaST could add a domain entry in there saying that it simply goes
to the resolv file, nothing else. And put it near the "search"
input box, not above.

Writing it ourselves in the resolv file means that the automatic
writing of the file is disabled. Somewhere else we can add the
"domain" entry?

Yes, just add it as a search domain. That is essentially the same
function as using "domain".

Not really... :-?

Yes really. Why don't you try it?
None of my systems use that domain option in resolv.conf and after
changing the domain-name option in dhcpd.conf to "gobble.degook", the
eagerly awaited havoc has yet to show.

I have changed two resolv.conf from using search to using domain, I
see it as more useful.

Please elaborate - exactly what difference does it make? If I am
missing out, I"d like to know what I am missing.

As to the domain change in dhcp, it is possible that the option to
take that name when configuring network is disabled.

See what I posted from the ISC man page earlier. It is simply not an
option, just text.

Per Jessen, Zürich (8.5°C) - free dynamic DNS, made in Switzerland.

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