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After changing network connection in my laptop (fedora 21) openvpn clinet is unable to resolve server address so every several seconds same line appears in logs:

RESOLVE: Cannot resolve host address: vpn.x.y: Name or service not known

I've found that openvpn process keeps open udp port 53 connection to old dns server before network provider has changed.

I was trying to add *without success) into client.conf

ping 10
ping-restart 60

I have few doubts here.

First is that there is no timeout on bind connection?

Second is that I am using dnsmasq and openvpn should use it. However it seems to be NetworkManager problem because I cannot see 127.0.0.1 in /etc/resolv.conf

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