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How to disable dnsmasq on ubuntu based distribution

dnsmasq is a lightweight DNS, TFTP, PXE, router advertisement and DHCP server. It is intended to provide coupled DNS and DHCP service to a LAN. From time to time dnsmasq decided to resolve some hosts over a VPN tunnel to their external IP address instead the internal one. This was quite annoying… After digging a … Continue reading How to disable dnsmasq on ubuntu based distribution