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From: Michael Richardson <>
Subject: Re: RFC: support setting DNS for systemd-resolved via DBus
Date: Tue, 04 Sep 2018 13:06:17 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <7649.1536066377@localhost> (raw)
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Tj <> wrote:
    > I've recently been building an embedded device to do (kernel-mode)
    > PPPoE which uses only systemd-networkd + systemd-resolved (PC Engines
    > APU2 with Ubuntu 18.04 - amd64).


    > After some experimentation I've put together a small C helper program
    > that reads DNS[12]= from the helper environment and uses DBus calls to
    > set the per-link nameservers.

It seems like if small is your goal that you ought to have the ppp client do
this directly.

    > It build-depends on libdbus but not systemd.


    > I'm looking for feedback on whether this would be acceptable as an
    > addition to the ppp project, and if so where in the source tree would
    > be appropriate.

I would add it to ppp, and I'd put it into src/dbusdns.c or some such named

If standalone, then give it a new directory.

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  reply	other threads:[~2018-09-04 13:06 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-09-04 10:17 Tj
2018-09-04 13:06 ` Michael Richardson [this message]
2018-09-04 13:22 ` Marco d'Itri

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