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Date:      Sun, 17 Dec 2006 11:35:32 -0600
From:      Dan Nelson <>
Subject:   Re: How did the /etc/resolv.conf appear?
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In the last episode (Dec 17), said:
> The automatically installed /etc/resolv.conf
> contains the next:
> nameserver
> nameserver
> Today I discovered that this servers is not servers of 
> or InterNIC, but of my ISP.
> I wonder how the system found these IP addresses?
> Are these entries created during installation?

They could have been, if you selected DHCP configuration.  In addition
to your IP address, the server can also hand out DNS server addresses,
which dhcpd will use to create a resolv.conf file.

	Dan Nelson

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