Cannot SSH/FTP by hostname, but ip works Solved!
I know a thread like this already exists and I posted there too, but no one is looking at that one anymore, so here goes....
I can connect to my machine via ssh using the ip, but not using the hostname.
I'm a linux noob, so beware. ;-)
When the pc starts it sets the correct hostname, so that should be fine.
My /etc/hosts file looks like this:
When I try to ssh using the hostname, ii times out.....
Am I missing something else here?
Oh yeah, same thing happens when trying to sftp.... ip works, hostname doesn't.
Using Mandriva 10.2 (which includes that security center with different security levels).
Last edited by joshtt; 07-28-2006 at 08:35 AM.