[ILUG-BOM] impact of "search" in resolv.conf

vaibhav samant vaibhav_samant@[EMAIL-PROTECTED]
Fri Apr 29 11:12:22 IST 2005


On Thu, 28 Apr 2005 Svaksh wrote :
>On 28 Apr 2005 12:54:57 -0000, vaibhav  samant
><vaibhav_samant at rediffmail.com> wrote:
> > What is the meaning of "search foo.com" & "domain foo.com" in resolv.conf
>
>"search foo" means that if you ask for "bar" it will check "bar.foo"
>before plain "foo", used for local networks, so can abbreviate to just
>the short host name

What about DOMAIN FOO.COm ?
Vai



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