resolvconf - name server information handler

Property Value
Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name resolvconf
Package version 1.79
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 191 B
Download size 72.42 KB
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Description -


Package Version Architecture Repository
resolvconf_1.79_all.deb 1.79 all Debian Main
resolvconf - - -


Name Value
debconf >= 0.5
debconf-2.0 -
ifupdown -
init-system-helpers >= 1.18~
lsb-base >= 4.1+Debian3


Type URL
Binary Package resolvconf_1.79_all.deb
Source Package resolvconf

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install resolvconf deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install resolvconf




2016-04-01 - Thomas Hood <>
resolvconf (1.79) unstable; urgency=low
[ Thomas Hood ]
* Use which to test for availability of dnssec-triggerd
* [19003cb] Drop obsolete versioned dependencies.
Thanks to biebl (Closes: 804976)
* [b348580] Update README
* [7e33af8] Omit chown from example script resolvconf-update-bind.
Thanks to Marc Haber (Closes: #819498)
* [22bfead] Create runtime dir if it does not exist. (In some upgrade
scenarios resolvconf gets called before the postinst or initscripts
get run.) Thanks to Martin Pitt (LP: #1536335)
2015-06-03 - Thomas Hood <>
resolvconf (1.78) unstable; urgency=low
[ Marco Nenciarini ]
* [dd83369] debian/gbp.conf: Use new-style sections sans "git-"
[ Thomas Hood ]
* [f73de5c] Add sysv-rc dependency which should have been added
in release 1.75 when start and stop were no longer
given to update-rc.d (Closes: #787457)
* [ac8f46e] postinst: Delete bad rc symlinks arising from #787457.
2015-04-21 - Thomas Hood <>
resolvconf (1.77) unstable; urgency=low
* [0781847] interface-order: match br ifaces at the same
priority as eth ifaces (see LP#1446681)
* Remove obsolete upgrade code
* [00ad4bf] Override immutability attrib on /etc/resolv.conf
if dnssec-trigger is installed. See #776778 for background.
2015-01-23 - Thomas Hood <>
resolvconf (1.76.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* [eb81ca0] Eliminate bashisms.
Thanks to Michael Gilbert (Closes: #775356)
2014-10-10 - Thomas Hood <>
resolvconf (1.76) unstable; urgency=low
* resolvconf.service: Install into, not into (Closes: #749405)
Thanks to Martin Pitt and Edward Allcutt
* [c405030] Add exclusion for L2TP VPN plugin (LP#1349011)
* [4cbd73d] Bump Standards-Version
2014-05-08 - Thomas Hood <>
resolvconf (1.75) unstable; urgency=low
* [49dedb8] Update man page re: "dns-nameserver" (Closes: 718021)
* [6195584] Don't give update-rc.d start and stop (Closes: #718232)
* [eed7eb1] Add pt_BR.po. Thanks to A. R. Gomes (Closes: #718714)
* [a84a8f2] Remove buggy dnscache update script which should be in
dnscache-run anyway
* [b93b150] Fix typo in README (Closes: #737158)
* [6a47a50] Add systemd unit. Thanks Martin Pitt (Closes: #700846)
2013-07-20 - Thomas Hood <>
resolvconf (1.74) unstable; urgency=low
* [bb84ffc] Tweak the README:
* [e3910a7] Recommend use of 'dns-nameserver'.
No longer mention the useless deprecated 'dns-domain'.
* [2fe6083] Add dump-debug-info script
* [b24b66d] Add "--after" option to list-records
2013-07-02 - Marco Nenciarini <>
resolvconf (1.73) unstable; urgency=low
[ Thomas Hood ]
* [a55738e] Update README; mention unbound's resolvconf support
* [8da8cf7] Move flag file to /var/lib/resolvconf (Closes: #710957)
* [e2b2026] Update ja.po. Thanks to Victory. (Closes: #712921)
* [d727533] Use init_is_upstart
[ Marco Nenciarini ]
* [44f6d68] Canonicalize VCS-* field URI in debian/control
2013-05-08 - Thomas Hood <>
resolvconf (1.72) unstable; urgency=low
[ Thomas Hood ]
* [d3b9390] Fix flag file name in debian/config

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