What I'm trying to achieve is this: use resolvconf instead of resolved in Ubuntu 17.10. There is a bug when one tries to do so.
This is a fresh install on a laptop using the desktop installation DVD. resolv.conf points to /run/resolvconf/resolv.conf and is managed by resolvconf. I have NetworkManager and resolvconf enabled for interfaces not managed by ifupdown, as shown in NetworkManager.conf in the initial report. I'm using ifupdown for ethernet interfaces, NetworkManager for Wi-Fi. The steps to reproduce are: 1. Install and enable resolvconf 2. Stop and mask resolved 3. Configure NetworkManager for resolvconf and ifupdown 4. Configure an interface in ifupdown for dhcp 5. Connect to the network I agree that overriding make_resolv_conf() is good and necessary. However, the scripts that do so currently do it blindly, even when the service they support is disabled. My patch adds a simple sanity check to ensure that disabled services don't run a script that will break DHCP for enabled services. I've described what was done to my system. If you have further questions, please let me know. My goal is to use resolvconf in the place of resolved. In doing so, I uncovered a bug in the dhcp hook scripts for both resolved and resolvconf and I've provided a working patch for those bugs. The patches have been running successfully on my systems for months. All I ask is for consideration of the patches I've provided, not a criticism of choosing resolvconf over resolved. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1745463 Title: Disabling systemd-resolved breaks dhclient resolvconf integration To manage notifications about this bug go to: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/resolvconf/+bug/1745463/+subscriptions -- ubuntu-bugs mailing list email@example.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-bugs