Wednesday, May 30, 2012

How to turn off DNSMASQ in Ubuntu

Disable DNSMASQ
 
If you sudo netstat -tupln, you will notice DNSMASQ running.

Edit the file: /etc/NetworkManager/NetworkManager.conf

sudo gedit /etc/NetworkManager/NetworkManager.conf

Simply comment out:
#dns=dnsmasq

Now restart to make sure it is off.
sudo restart network-manager