[Dnsmasq-discuss] Why doesn't dnsmasq poll or inotify on hosts and resolve.conf?

2014-04-29 Thread Sam Pinkus
Hello everyone, I was wondering why dnsmasq doesn't poll or inotify on hosts and resolve.conf. I think this would be a useful feature, but I cant imagine it has not been considered before so maybe there is a good reason. Or maybe it does but just with a long period, or there is an option I

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] Why doesn't dnsmasq poll or inotify on hosts and resolve.conf?

2014-04-29 Thread Timo Buhrmester
poll Solves a different problem inotify Linux specific (is my guess for why this isn't done) Timo ___ Dnsmasq-discuss mailing list Dnsmasq-discuss@lists.thekelleys.org.uk http://lists.thekelleys.org.uk/mailman/listinfo/dnsmasq-discuss

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] Why doesn't dnsmasq poll or inotify on hosts and resolve.conf?

2014-04-29 Thread Franco Broi
resolv.conf is polled, hosts isn't because it's dangerous, ie the hosts file could be incomplete when read. There have been a few posts about this quite recently. On 29 Apr 2014 20:17, Timo Buhrmester fstd.l...@gmail.com wrote: poll Solves a different problem inotify Linux specific (is my

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] dnsmasq using 100% cpu on router

2014-04-29 Thread David Joslin
Thanks Simon. In your earlier message you said you thought this is probably dhcp related. I did manage to retrieve some logs from the time of the problem and there was a great deal of dhcp happening on the network at the time. I haven't had time to go over them yet but I can see repeated dhcp

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] [Cerowrt-devel] Problems with DNSsec on Comcast, with Cero 3.10.38-1/DNSmasq 4-26-2014

2014-04-29 Thread Simon Kelley
On 29/04/14 00:24, Phil Pennock wrote: On 2014-04-28 at 20:32 +0100, Simon Kelley wrote: On 28/04/14 19:56, Dave Taht wrote: I see A and requests for for ds.test-ipv6.com that fail. The root of this failure is that DS ds.test-ipv6.com is broken. DiG 9.8.1-P1 @8.8.8.8 ds