[stunnel-users] Problem with name resolving on Centos 7

Peter Pentchev roam at ringlet.net
Tue Feb 12 12:12:19 CET 2019

On Tue, Feb 12, 2019 at 12:04:54PM +0100, tom wrote:
> Hello,
> I've installed stunnel-4.56-6.el7.x86_64 on my Centos 7. I can't
> establish a connection. Seems to be something wrong with the name
> resolution, because if I use the IP derect, the tunnel works.
> Feb 12 11:58:00 server stunnel[52445]: LOG7[52445:139984526436416]:
> Service [cs] accepted (FD=3) from
> Error resolving 'foobar.remote.site': System error returned in errno
> Feb 12 11:58:00 server stunnel[52445]: LOG3[52445:139984526432000]: No
> host resolved
> stunnel.conf:
> chroot = /var/run/stunnel
> setuid = stunnel
> setgid = stunnel

Do you have a /var/run/stunnel/etc/resolv.conf file?
(and yes, this means that if you intend for the chroot to be (re)created
 every time the system boots, you'll also need to put the /etc/resolv.conf
 file there every time)

Hope that helps!


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