[dns-operations] Sad news today: systemd-resolved to be deployed in Ubuntu 16.10
dns at fl1ger.de
Fri Jun 3 08:48:28 UTC 2016
On 3 Jun 2016, at 10:28, Ondřej Surý wrote:
> With "allow-downgrade" recommended as a normal mode of operation with
> flaky upstream.
> And doesn't support RFC5011.
> Also please keep the systemd trolling to minimum. I think we need to
> have a good technical arguments to fend this off and convince Ubuntu
> this is not a greatest idea ever.
For starters it's totally un obvious and not transparent at all. Before
that the IP in /etc/resolv.conf would point to the address I would use
to send my DNS queries to and could debug from. Now a dig to that IP
might reveal something totally different to what the app sees. If we not
convince them to change it hopefully it is possible to turn it off.
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