[TriLUG] host IP address
Lance A. Brown
lance at bearcircle.net
Thu Mar 17 21:06:05 EDT 2011
Randy Barlow said the following on 3/17/2011 8:43 PM:
> On 03/17/11 20:35, Alan Porter wrote:
>> I bet it's my resolv.conf...
>> $ cat /etc/resolv.conf
>> search ssz.tekelec.com tekelec.com nc.tekelec.com
>> nameserver 10.241.1.13
>> nameserver 10.241.1.11
>> nameserver 10.20.1.11
> I don't think dig uses your resolv.conf search settings. I think it just
> makes a query to your DNS for whatever you asked for.
dig does use the nameserver list by default, but it does not use the
search list by default:
Use [do not use] the search list defined by the searchlist or
domain directive in resolv.conf (if any). The search list
is not used by default.
$ dig +short +search dmzview A
should do the trick.
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