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Chrome can't resolve .dev domains #117
Chrome reimplements its own DNS resolver, and skips NSSwitch: https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=117655 named Async DNS resolver. So Chrome isn't compatible with Prax, unless you use xip.io, switch the flag off (in Chrome < 41) --disable-async-dns or configure dnsmasq or bind or unbound locally.
Please not that all other browsers do work perfectly with the system configuration.
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Chrome can't resolve .dev dpmains
Chrome can't resolve .dev domains
Mar 9, 2015
Configuring dnsmasq may be a better solution than an NSSwitch extension. A simple script like the following, placed in either
Installing the script will require to restart NetworkManager or dnsmasq.
I created the above script as
This should work on Debian, as long as the
For other distributions, or if you don't use Network Manager, then installing dnsmasq will do the trick to. You should create the script in whatever the
I change this line here: https://github.com/ysbaddaden/prax/blob/master/ext/nss_prax.c#L63 to