make world

Jonathan Chen jonc at
Wed Feb 25 02:00:39 PST 2004

On Wed, Feb 25, 2004 at 02:16:45AM -0700, RYAN vAN GINNEKEN wrote:

> when i try to ping i get
> cannot resolve  :host name lookup failure
> doing an ifconfig i get no inet or subnet just the active status
> my firewall stuff in dmesg looks like this
> IP packet filtering initialized, divert enabled, rule-based forwarding 
> enabled, default to deny, logging limited to 100 packets/entry by default
> seems like a firewall problem not getting anything unusual in my 
> /var/log/messages

What's the contents of /etc/resolv.conf? Have you got named running?
What's the output of "ipfw show"? You haven't given us enough
information to help us help you.
Jonathan Chen <jonc at>
"We laugh in the face of danger, we drop icecubes down the vest of fear"
                                                 - Edmond Blackadder III

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