Openwall GNU/*/Linux - a small security-enhanced Linux distro for servers
[<prev] [next>] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date: Fri, 12 Apr 2019 12:38:36 +0100
From: Richard Tweed <>
Subject: Feature Request: Support use-vc option in resolv.conf

Hi all,

I've run into a situation where I need DNS resolution to always be over TCP
rather than UDP due to AWS dropping DNS packets frequently enough to be a
problem. On glibc based environments I can use the use-vc option in the
resolv.conf file.
On MUSL this doesn't seem to be supported and I would love for this to be

Feel free to CC me on this discussion

Many thanks,

Richard Finlay Tweed


Thought Machine Group a limited company registered in England & Wales.

Registered number: 11114277. 
Registered Office: 5 New Street Square, 
London EC4A 3TW 

The content of this email is confidential and intended for the recipient 
specified in message only. It is strictly forbidden to share any part of 
this message with any third party, without a written consent of the sender. 
If you received this message by mistake, please reply to this message and 
follow with its deletion, so that we can ensure such a mistake does not 
occur in the future.

Content of type "text/html" skipped

Powered by blists - more mailing lists

Your e-mail address:

Confused about mailing lists and their use? Read about mailing lists on Wikipedia and check out these guidelines on proper formatting of your messages.