[RC5] How to get linux client to resolve hostnames.

Scott Christopher Dodson gsi22419 at gsaix2.cc.gasou.edu
Wed Apr 17 10:40:20 EDT 2002


This is not a bug, but a design to enable the client to run on any of the
various library versions distributed with Linux.

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Scott


On Tue, 16 Apr 2002, Paul Benjamin wrote:

> I ran into this when using Mandrake a couple of years ago.  It is in
> Bugzilla at:
> 
> http://n0cgi.distributed.net/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=2262
> 
> You need to install the bind-utils RPM off your CD.  Mandrake
> craziness.
> 
> 
> 
> On Wed, 17 Apr 2002 13:39:06 +1200, dan carter <hedonist at win.co.nz>
> wrote:
> 
> >Hi, i couldn't find this info in the supplied docs.
> >
> >I've done a fresh install of the Mandrake 8.1 Linux on a machine here, 
> >and the dnetc client failes to resolve hostnames.  All other 
> >applications can resolve hostnames.
> >
> >IIRC dnetc on linux does not resolve hostnames itself, but instead 
> >executes a userland program to do the resolving, what is the name of 
> >that program so that i can find and install it?
> 
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