has resurfaced again with the new version of Mac OS X. More specifically, this
problem seems to affect appending search domains when the hostname contains a
dot. In Yosemite (10.10),
mDNSResponder has been replaced with
Fortunately, all we need to do here is add the
argument to the LaunchDaemon startup file and everything should work as expected.
Before you do anything, make sure you have updated to at least OS X 10.10.1.
You will need to edit
<string>--AlwaysAppendSearchDomains</string>to the list of strings in the ProgramArguments
discoverydto see your changes take effect.
sudo launchctl unload -w /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.apple.discoveryd.plist sudo launchctl load -w /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.apple.discoveryd.plist