[dns-operations] Sad news today: systemd-resolved to be deployed in Ubuntu 16.10

Peter van Dijk peter.van.dijk at powerdns.com
Fri Jun 3 09:29:39 UTC 2016

Hello Ralf,

On 3 Jun 2016, at 10:48, Ralf Weber wrote:

> 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.

Turning it off involves removing one word from nsswitch.conf.

Kind regards,
Peter van Dijk
PowerDNS.COM BV - https://www.powerdns.com/

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