Thank you so much for brining this up.
On Thursday, 10 April 2014 8:12 PM, Chuck Anderson wrote:
I think this needs to be revisited. We need an independent,
system-wide DNS cache, and always point resolv.conf to 127.0.0.1 to
solve this fundamental design problem with how name resolution works
on a Linux system.
Totally agree. In fact, recently there have been multiple instances of discussions
wherein this exact same topic was discussed and unanimously everyone agrees that for
various reasons having a default local DNS resolver running at 127.0.0.1:53 is the best
solution. And going forward it'll be even more beneficial.
Paul pointed to one of these discussions in his reply.
I plan to file a feature/change request for this one. I got caught up with other work this
past week so could not do it. Will start with it right away.