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ip domain-lookup CISCO IOS,

Posted on 2006-11-29
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it is very clear if I could see
ip domain-lookup and no ip domain-lookup on the config file,

However if I couldn't see the ip domain-lookup on the config file, what is the default config? is that on or off?
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It is enabled by default:

From:http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/iosswrel/ps1835/products_command_reference_chapter09186a0080087387.html#wp1081557

 
ip domain lookup

To enable the IP Domain Naming System (DNS)-based host name-to-address translation, use the ip domain lookup command in global configuration mode. To disable the DNS, use the no form of this command.

ip domain lookup

no ip domain lookup
Syntax Description

This command has no arguments or keywords.
Defaults

Enabled
Command Modes

Global configuration
Command History
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ip domain-lookup is the default.  normally, unless you have a dns server configured to be looked at, you'd want to set it to no ip domain-lookup so if you screw up you're not waiting an eternity for the dns resolution to time out.
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