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Old 07-23-2004, 12:17 PM   #1
romel
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problem with resolv.conf file


I am using redhat 9 and I have configured DNS

I remove sendmail and install postfix as my MTA.

without configuring anything I am able to send mail to yahoo and hotmail..

whenever I am online through dial up connection...

it works...I can browse and I can send mail...

But after disconnect...my /etc/resolv.conf file autmatically changed..

then I have to give information of my nameserver again and then my DNS starts working again..

any clue why this is happening....how can I keep my most important file../etc/resolv.conf unchanged...
 
Old 07-23-2004, 12:49 PM   #2
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edit /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-ppp0

change PEERDNS from yes to no.
 
  


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