[Unbound-users] unbound newbie setup

Subba Rao kvirt at tanucoo.com
Sun Dec 14 16:35:54 UTC 2014

On 12/14/14 4:10 PM, Sonic wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 14, 2014 at 2:17 AM, Subba Rao <kvirt at tanucoo.com> wrote:
>> I installed "unbound" but am having problem with configuration which is
>> posted below.  My /etc/resolv.conf has the following entries
>> nameserver
>> search home.net
>> When I start my computer, the unbound starts as a service.  At this
>> point I cannot go anywhere on the Net or get any system updates.  Once I
>> stop the unbound service, I can go out onto the Internet and get updates.
> For starters it seems like you have a competing DNS service running.
> >From your /etc/resolv there's no way you should be able to satisfy DNS
> queries by asking your localhost unless you have a DNS cache of some
> sort running which you claim to be able to do once stopping Unbound.
> Some distros run dnsmasq by default (not a good practice IMO) and it's
> possible that's at least part of your problem.
How do I make my dhcp address stays the same, so that I can go out but
change the nameserver lookup to use the unbound?

Subba Rao

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