hardcode dnsserver, no more rewriting of etc/resolv.conf

chkmod -w /etc/resolve.conf
The while loop is an overkill, it would be simpler to prevent the file to be modified. That said, none of the proposed solutions are such: a real one would go to the source of the problem.

By: ntropia
2018-05-14 16:25:47

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# alternative # set don't change attribute chattr +i /etc/resolv.conf
emphazer · 22 weeks and 3 days ago
chkmod? resolve? WTF? ="/etc/NetworkManager/NetworkManager.conf"; if ! grep ^dns $f > /dev/null; then sudo sed -i.bkp '/\[main\]/a dns=none' $f; fi
ksvnix · 22 weeks and 2 days ago

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