I have a vagrant machine running on my mac with virtual hosts I want to make available to my local network. I installed dnsmasq via brew and have the following in its /usr/local/etc/dnsmasq.conf:


so that all URLs ending with *.lv.lc will resolve to

It works partially: dig www.lv.lc

gives me the correct answer:

anton@anton-mbp:~$ dig www.lv.lc
; <<>> DiG 9.10.1 <<>> www.lv.lc
;; global options: +cmd
;; Got answer:
;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 54075
;; flags: qr aa rd ra ad; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 1, AUTHORITY: 0, ADDITIONAL: 0

;www.lv.lc.         IN  A

www.lv.lc.      0   IN  A

but when I try to ping that host,

anton@anton-mbp:~$ ping www.lv.lc
ping: cannot resolve www.lv.lc: Unknown host

I added local IP of machine running dnsmasq to dns servers of my router, but other clients in this network don't get response from it even when I explicitly perform a nslookup:

DNS request timed out.
    timeout was 2 seconds.

What do I do wrong?


I'm dumb. dnsmasq was not set up to listen on so I added


to my dnsmasq.conf file so it works now.

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