[Resolvconf-devel] Bug#475306: resolvconf doesn't record information from NetworkManager about DNS servers
Ritesh Raj Sarraf
rrs at researchut.com
Wed Apr 9 21:32:54 UTC 2008
I have dnsmasq installed, so my /etc/resolv.conf always lists 127.0.0.1
as the nameserver.
When I use NetworkManager to connect to VPN (using VPNC), I get a couple
of DNS addresses which are important to access my hostnames behind the
These DNS entries are not captured by resolvconf.
I looked into the following folder:
rrs at learner:/etc/resolvconf/run/interface$ ls
The folder has no entry for my tun0 device which is used for VPN
connection. With this not in place, I'm forced to either manually add
the DNS entries to the /etc/resolv.conf file or add the hostnames to my
If I remove resolvconf, NetworkManager is able to update the
/etc/resolv.conf file properly with the VPN Internal DNS records.
-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
APT prefers testing
APT policy: (990, 'testing'), (600, 'unstable'), (150, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Kernel: Linux 2.6.24-1-686 (SMP w/2 CPU cores; PREEMPT)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Versions of packages resolvconf depends on:
ii coreutils 6.10-3 The GNU core utilities
ii debconf [debconf-2.0] 1.5.20 Debian configuration management sy
ii lsb-base 3.1-24 Linux Standard Base 3.1 init scrip
resolvconf recommends no packages.
-- debconf information:
* resolvconf/link-tail-to-original: false
* resolvconf/linkify-resolvconf: true
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