default system resolver

Scott Smith scott at
Tue May 18 19:28:46 MSD 2010

On May 18, 2010, at 8:16 AM, Manlio Perillo wrote:
> Hi.
> Today on, and user coming from Apache was
> complaining by the fact that Nginx explicitly requires the address of a
> DNS server, instead of try to use /etc/resolv.conf if available.
> Any plans to add support for /etc/resolv.conf file?

Sadly this appears to be impossible, currently because the system resolver blocks:


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