Advanced options for dnsclient (resolv.conf)
- timeout:n (default 5)
- attempts:n (default 2)
- maybe other (see man resolv.conf)
options timeout:1 attempts:1
#1 Updated by Jim Pingle about 7 years ago
- Target version set to Future
Is this intended for clients or for the firewall itself?
Clients using the DNS forwarder wouldn't hit any of these options, and dnsmasq queries all configured servers at the same time and uses the fastest response, so the timeout values aren't quite as relevant.