[Nottingham] Two Entries in /etc/hosts
martin at ml1.co.uk
Thu Apr 28 13:52:30 UTC 2016
On 28/04/16 14:06, Jason Irwin wrote:
> On 28 April 2016 at 13:28, Martin <martin at ml1.co.uk> wrote:
>> This is sounding like a Jason NLUG Howto page... ;-) ;-)
> Not really, I'm not convinced the problem is being solved in the correct way.
> Also, the script it horrible. It works, just not in an elegant manner.
The 'proper' way is any one or all of:
An intelligent router;
Your own local DNS to give out the appropriate local IP address in the
Or to use an internal name for the device to connect internally in the
Select depending on availability and capability.
(For example for my own setup, I run my own DNS so that internal IP
addresses are served internally for my own services.)
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- ║ ----------------- ║ http:// ml1 .co .uk/martin_ml1_co_uk.gpg ║
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