[Gllug] hostname not found
bredroll at atari.org
Thu Jul 18 20:42:28 UTC 2002
i have had this a couple of times, once it was due to my lo interface
dissapering after going from potato to woody in debian, the other time
was my /etc/hostname file had got corrupted,
On Thu, 2002-07-18 at 20:16, Harry Jackson wrote:
> More fun
> Apache Squid and I suspect several other utilities have stopped working
> becasue they are unable to get the hostname of my debian box. My
> /etc/resolv.conf has the entries of my external DNS and the only thing
> that I can think is that I have got problems with my local DNS. Am I on
> the right track.
> I have been using the following for months with no problems.
> 127.0.0.1 localhost
> 192.168.0.4 jenny
> dnsdomainname returns
> dnsdomainname: Unknown Host
> How does the box get the domain of the box without going out to the
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