getprotobyname problems

Jim Gifford lfs at
Fri Aug 20 09:37:51 PDT 2004

Gerard Beekmans wrote:

>On Fri, 2004-08-20 at 10:29, Jim Gifford wrote:
>>It the services file, I have had this issue numerous times
>I copied the services file from my laptop (where Perl's Configure
>detects getprotobyname properly) to the server where it failed but it
>did not make a difference. getprotobyname, getprotobynumber,
>gethostbyaddr and those related functions all still fail.
>Any other suggestions?
I put a modified services file up for you on my ftp I forgot what entry fixes the glibc issue.

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