DNS Settings
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Configure the DNS servers that this instance will query using the command orbit dns.

mt4adm@vmdf-giskard:~$ sudo orbit dns --help
Usage: orbit dns

The Domain Name System (DNS) management tools

      --help                   Show context-sensitive help.

  -s, --servers=SERVERS,...    Domain servers list
      --search=SEARCH,...      The domain search list
  -d, --domain=STRING          Domain name
      --force                  Force the command execution, never prompt

You can list which servers are active by using the –show argument.

mt4adm@vmdf-giskard:~$ sudo orbit dns --show
DNS configuration
DNS Servers:
Domain: mshome.net
        - mshome.net

To configure the DNS server string you can use the other arguments. The DNS servers will be applied immediately.

mt4adm@vmdf-giskard:~$ sudo orbit dns  
Are you sure you want to proceed: y
No errors reported

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