Diffstat (limited to 'man/NetworkManager.conf.5.in')
1 files changed, 24 insertions, 6 deletions
diff --git a/man/NetworkManager.conf.5.in b/man/NetworkManager.conf.5.in
index 44d6da1be0..4e2bae9eb6 100644
@@ -44,12 +44,13 @@ Description of sections and available keys follows:
This section is the only mandatory section of the configuration file.
.B plugins=\fIplugin1\fP,\fIplugin2\fP, ...
-List plugin names separated by ','. Plugins are used to read/write system-wide
-connection. When more plugins are specified, the connections are read from all
-listed plugins. When writing connections, the plugins will be asked to save the
-connection in the order listed here. If the first plugin cannot write out that
-connection type, or can't write out any connections, the next plugin is tried.
-If none of the plugins can save the connection, the error is returned to the user.
+List system settings plugin names separated by ','. These plugins are used to
+read/write system-wide connection. When more plugins are specified, the
+connections are read from all listed plugins. When writing connections, the
+plugins will be asked to save the connection in the order listed here. If the
+first plugin cannot write out that connection type, or can't write out any
+connections, the next plugin is tried. If none of the plugins can save the
+connection, the error is returned to the user.
.B "Available plugins:"
@@ -104,6 +105,23 @@ Example:
+.B dns=\fIplugin1\fP,\fIplugin2\fP, ...
+List DNS plugin names separated by ','. DNS plugins are used to provide local
+caching nameserver functionality (which speeds up DNS queries) and to push
+DNS data to applications that use it.
+.B "Available plugins:"
+this plugin uses dnsmasq to provide local caching nameserver functionality.
+this plugin uses the ISC BIND program to provide local caching nameserver
This section contains keyfile-specific options and thus only has effect when using \fIkeyfile\fP plugin.