Derek Ragona derek at computinginnovations.com
Tue Sep 2 10:33:53 UTC 2008

At 08:53 PM 9/1/2008, Tom Marchand wrote:
>I am trying to resolve the address.
>::1                     localhost.local localhost
>               localhost.local localhost
>           host.local host
>           host.local.
>             test
>On Sep 1, 2008, at 8:10 PM, Glenn Sieb wrote:
>>Tom Marchand said the following on 9/1/08 7:52 PM:
>>>I've got an issue where hosts defined in my /etc/hosts are not being
>>>resolved.  I've looked at resolv.conf, host.conf and nsswitch.conf
>>>everything looks ok.  It's my understanding that with the below
>>>configurations, /etc/hosts should be used first then DNS.  Correct?
>>>This is a 6.1 system.
>>Can we see your /etc/hosts file?

What error are you getting from ping?

Is it not able to ping the ip
Or is the ping unable to route to that network and host?


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