mail port 8025 conundrum

David Banning david+dated+1140627743.aa71b2 at
Fri Feb 17 09:02:31 PST 2006

> What version of FreeBSD is this?  You may have to create hosts.conf or
> nsswitch.conf yourself to change the default order of lookup for host
> names (from "files dns" to "dns files" if that works better for your
> setup).

root# uname -a
FreeBSD 4.8-RELEASE FreeBSD 4.8-RELEASE #6: Tue May 31 23:58:57 EDT 2005     david at  i386

I am not sure what hosts.conf or nsswitch.conf are about. I have never
needed them before. I will have to google them;

root# man hosts.conf
No manual entry for hosts.conf
root# man nsswitch.conf
No manual entry for nsswitch.conf

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