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Re: [Openvpn-users] ping-restart resolv-retry


  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] ping-restart resolv-retry
  • From: "James Yonan" <jim@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2004 16:38:49 -0000

> Resolv-retry
> seems like it is best used to keep openvpn from wasting its time trying
> to connect to a computer that is likely not even there anymore. (if it
> was, then presumably it would have updated its dns record.)

It's also useful on laptops and other mobile systems that are not connected
full-time to the internet -- the DNS lookups will fail while the machine is
off-line.

James



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