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Old 06-19-2004, 04:24 AM   #1
mcsphog
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Saving DNS Entry


I am new to Linux and am running Fedora Core 2 and it works great. Problem I am having is that when the system boots with the DCHP, I connect to the internet and it is painfully slow and sits at resolving host. I did some research and found that the first DNS number is wrong (must be router for cable modem) but the second DNS number listed is correct. When I change the first DNS number to the DNS for my cable provider, the internet is lightening fast and the problem goes away. When I reboot or start up my system later, the first DNS number has changed back to the original router DNS and I have to manually change it to get connect fast again. I apply and save the change, but it will not save it for the next boot. Any help or quick fix would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.
 
Old 06-19-2004, 07:18 AM   #2
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edit /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-<eth/ppp> and add

PEERDNS=NO
 
Old 06-19-2004, 12:02 PM   #3
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Worked. Thanks for the info.
 
  


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