Bug 13637 - /etc/resolv.conf written too late
/etc/resolv.conf written too late
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: initscripts (Show other bugs)
6.2
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
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Reported: 2000-07-10 06:25 EDT by chris
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-07-12 14:56:04 EDT
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Description chris 2000-07-10 06:25:24 EDT
The script /etc/ppp/ip-up runs /etc/ppp/ip-up.local as the first thing it
does, and then later on runs /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifup-post.  The
problem with this is that /etc/resolv.conf doesn't get modified until the
second of these scripts is run; so anything the user adds to
/etc/ppp/ip-up.local can't do DNS lookups correctly (e.g. flushing mail
queues may not work, etc.)
Comment 1 Nalin Dahyabhai 2000-07-12 14:56:02 EDT
Changing component to initscripts, which supplies this file.
Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2000-07-12 15:17:46 EDT
This will be fixed in initscripts-5.32-1; the local script will be run
after ifup-post.

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