Hostname not found

Øyvind Repvik mlists at netcom.no
Mon Oct 1 04:16:28 PDT 2001


At 13:07 01.10.2001 +0200, you wrote:
>hello,
>whenever I start X, the system prints "Hostname lookup error" or
>something like this (I am writing this from my brain).
>
>My .xinitrc has only one line (startkde). This problem also occurs
>with blackbox, so I assume, it is X related and not windowmanager
>related.
>
>Any hints?
>Jan

Try editing /etc/resolv.conf
Put in two lines (if there are none)

127.0.0.0 <tab> localhost <tab> localhost
<your ip> <tab> hostname.domain <tab> hostname

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