BIP KB Tag: dnsmasq

How To Flush Linux / UNIX DNS Cache

I'm on a Dial UP Internet connection under Linux and frequent dial up disconnection causing dns problems. How do I flush DNS cache under UNIX / Linux distribution using a shell prompt? Under MS-Windows you can use the ipconfig command to flush dns cache. However, Linux and UNIX provides various ways to flush cache. Linux can run nscd or BIND or dnsmasq as the name service caching daemon. Large and work-group servers ma...
By justin, June 3, 2015