Simon Kelley <si...@thekelleys.org.uk> 于2019年10月8日周二 上午1:51写道： > > On 02/10/2019 07:25, Geert Stappers wrote: > > On Wed, Oct 02, 2019 at 11:16:18AM +0800, Hongyi Zhao wrote: > >> Hi, > >> > >> The manpage said that: > >> > >> --- > >> -H, --addn-hosts=<file> > >> Additional hosts file. Read the specified file as well > >> as > >> /etc/hosts. If --no-hosts is given, read only the > >> specified > >> file. This option may be repeated for more than one > >> additional > >> hosts file. If a directory is given, then read all the > >> files > >> contained in that directory. > >> > >> --hostsdir=<path> > >> Read all the hosts files contained in the directory. New > >> or > >> changed files are read automatically. See --dhcp-hostsdir > >> for > >> details. > >> --- > >> > >> According to the above description, the --addn-hosts can do all the > >> things done by --hostsdir, > > > > No. > > > > The difference is > > New or changed files are read automatically. > > > > > > > > What he said. And the reason they both exist is that --addn-hosts > existed first, and when the ability to automatically read files was > added, there was a desire not to introduce bugs in existing > configurations by subtly changing the behaviour of the existing option.
Thanks for pointing out this. > > > Simon. > > > > _______________________________________________ > Dnsmasq-discuss mailing list > Dnsmasqfirstname.lastname@example.org > http://lists.thekelleys.org.uk/mailman/listinfo/dnsmasq-discuss -- Hongsheng Zhao <hongyi.z...@gmail.com> Institute of Semiconductors, Chinese Academy of Sciences GnuPG DSA: 0xD108493 _______________________________________________ Dnsmasq-discuss mailing list Dnsmasqemail@example.com http://lists.thekelleys.org.uk/mailman/listinfo/dnsmasq-discuss