Michael Leone on 20 Apr 2010 04:23:27 -0700

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Re: [PLUG] Odd name resolution issue on Ubuntu 9.10

On Tue, Apr 20, 2010 at 12:08 AM, Matt Mossholder <matt@mossholder.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 19, 2010 at 11:44 PM, Ben Love <blove+plug@kylimar.com> wrote:
>> That hosts line looks very odd -- particularly, the NOTFOUND=return
>> BEFORE dns.  My hosts line just says "files dns".  I'd start there.
>> Ben
> That's a standard ubuntuism to support multicast-DNS/zeroconf/rendezvous.
> Nothing unusual there.
> The .local domain is usually served by multicast-DNS... are you perhaps
> serving .local out of your AD?

I am. Many AD domains end in ".local". That wasn't an issue with my
earlier installations of KUbuntu. Did something change?

I can't change the AD domain, so how do I re-configure the Ubuntu laptop?
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