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Bug 19853 - pump could keep a domain search path
pump could keep a domain search path
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: pump (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Erik Troan
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2000-10-26 07:29 EDT by Ben Elliston
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:29 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-10-28 02:03:33 EDT
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Description Ben Elliston 2000-10-26 07:29:58 EDT
When pump talks to a DHCP server, it overwrites /etc/resolv.conf with the
site-specific resolver information.  In many instances, I would like to
use a constant domain search path, regardless of where I am.

Might it be possible for pump to emit a fixed "search" line in
/etc/resolv.conf whenever it rewrites this file?
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2000-10-28 02:03:28 EDT
Already happens.  Check man pump and specifically the section on pump.conf. 
Basically, just create an /etc/pump.conf with contents of 
	domainsearch "mydomain.org redhat.com"

and it will always set the search path to what's specified

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