NetworkManager Overwrites / Modifies "/etc/resolv.conf"

(Doc ID 1266400.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 27, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86


On the systems with NetworkManager running, /etc/resolv.conf is modified/overwritten on each system reboot or the network service restart.

How to check if the NetworkManager is running:


Restart system or the network service.


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