troubleshooting network settings
xfb52 at dial.pipex.com
Wed Jun 7 16:49:02 UTC 2006
Malcolm Fitzgerald wrote:
>>>> Malcolm Fitzgerald wrote:
>>>>> I am running freeBSD v6.0 security on a home network behind an
>>>>> adsl router.
>>>>> I cannot connect to localhost from a browser (apache is running!)
>>>>> I cannot connect to localhost port 22 (KPackage tries to use ssh)
> On 29/05/2006, at 11:37 PM, Kevin Kinsey wrote:
>> Hmm, is that all? Unusual; I'd think the loopback _should_ be set
>> up correctly.
>> `ifconfig lo0 inet 127.0.0.1 netmask 255.255.255.0` ??
>> If that fixes it, then we have to figure out *why* it's not being
>> doing automatically. Problem during init/rc, most likely ... weird.
> I've not had time to address this problem for a week. Going through
> all the advice again I found that this advice is good. That fixes the
> problem. Any pointers on getting it done automatically?
What does /etc/rc.conf show for lo0 related things? (And just to check
your defaults as well...)
egrep lo0 /etc/rc.conf /etc/defaults/*
/etc/defaults/rc.conf:ifconfig_lo0="inet 127.0.0.1" # default
loopback device configuration.
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