Dns updating linux
Some devices use separate fields for all eight parts of IPv6 addresses and cannot accept the if four hex digits are required.Because the instructions differ between different versions/releases of each operating system, we only give one version as an example.To use Google Public DNS, you need to explicitly change the DNS settings in your operating system or device to use the Google Public DNS IP addresses.The procedure for changing your DNS settings varies according to operating system and version (Windows, Mac or Linux) or the device (computer, phone, or router).It has been too long, but I was at least one of the founders of the Seattle UNIX User's Group. It took place at Seattle University, and our guest speaker was Bill Joy.He impressed me in that he had a huge pile of overhead transparencies (remember, this was in the 1980s), asked a few questions of the group, selected some of them and started talking.
We also recommend that you print this page, in the event that you encounter a problem and need to refer to these instructions.If you need specific instructions for your operating system/version, please consult your vendor's documentation. Many systems allow you to specify multiple DNS servers, to be contacted in a priority order.In the following instructions, we provide steps to specify only the Google Public DNS servers as the primary and secondary servers, to ensure that your setup will correctly use Google Public DNS in all cases.Instructions for enabling the Windows Subsystem for Linux can be found in the Installation Guide.WSL install will try to automatically change the Ubuntu locale to match the locale of your Windows install.