[PLUG] Wvdial and OpenDNS

Gaurav Pant gauravggs at gmail.com
Thu Feb 24 21:18:58 PST 2011


>
>
> >> On Fri, Feb 25, 2011 at 10:18 AM, Gaurav Pant <gauravggs at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >> > Hi
> >> >
> >> > I want to use openDNS ip addresses with wvdial.
> >> > the entries added to /etc/resolv.conf are removed or overwritten by
> some
> >> > script of resolver.
> >> > even after stwf and rtfm I could not get a satisfactory way to get the
> >> > OpenDNS IP permanently into my /etc/resolv.conf
> >>
> >> * edit wvdial.conf
> >> * add Auto DNS = off
> >>
> >
> > Been there done that, does not work :(
>
>  Check your /etc/ppp/peers/wvdial and see if the line starting with
> "usepeerdns" is commented. This line should be commented for auto dns
> to stop working.
>
I have done that too.

This is what is there in the resolv.conf

# Dynamic resolv.conf(5) file for glibc resolver(3) generated by
resolvconf(8)
#     DO NOT EDIT THIS FILE BY HAND -- YOUR CHANGES WILL BE OVERWRITTEN

I tried looking for resolver and resolvconf but could not find any thing
useful

regards
Dexter


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