resolv.conf option for nameserver with specific port number

Martin McCormick martin at
Tue May 15 20:25:07 UTC 2007

Vishwas writes:
> How should the nameserver entry in /etc/resolv.conf file look like if
> a DNS is NOT running on the default port number (53).

There appears to be nothing you can set in resolv.conf to change
the port number.

Martin McCormick WB5AGZ  Stillwater, OK 
Systems Engineer
OSU Information Technology Department Network Operations Group

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