Hostname not found

Øyvind Repvik mlists at netcom.no
Mon Oct 1 04:37:23 PDT 2001


At 13:20 01.10.2001 +0200, you wrote:
>On Mon, 01 Oct 2001 13:16:28 +0200, Øyvind Repvik <mlists at netcom.no>
>wrote:
>
> >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
> >
>
>has this really to be in /etc/resolv.conf? not in /etc/hosts ?
>jan
WHOA! I'm tired! I should go to bed :)
Yeah, in /etc/hosts

Sorry about that.


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