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Re: Microsoft DNS resolver: deliberately sabotaged hosts-file lookup
From: Vidar Løkken <vidarlo () vestdata no>
Date: Fri, 14 Apr 2006 18:00:23 +0200 (CEST)

On Fri, 14 Apr 2006, imipak wrote:

Nick FitzGerald wrote:

So, the exception is not that the IP is hard-coded, but that the DNS resolver skips looking in hosts for that _domain_ 
and necessarily does a network DNS lookup...

Unless the DNS server is itself hardcoded in MediaPlayer, as well?

My guess is that it uses a default dns server from microsoft at a stable IP.

Laetrile is the pits

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