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Old 12-05-2006, 01:29 PM   #1
java-student
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Problem in browsing local http sites


Hi,

My problem is with accessing local http sites (LAN). I can access them using the IP address like

Code:
http :// 10.1.1.1
but I can't use the name like

Code:
http :// computer
In windows system, it works fine. but it doesn't with linux OpenSuse 10.1

This is the content of the file /etc/resolv.conf

Code:
### BEGIN INFO
#
# Modified_by:  NetworkManager
# Process:      /usr/bin/NetworkManager
# Process_id:   2799
#
### END INFO



nameserver 10.1*0.1.*
nameserver 10.1*0.3.*
it has the same DNS server as Windows ipconfig /all

regards,
 
Old 12-05-2006, 01:54 PM   #2
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Add the addresses for the computers on your local network to /etc/hosts

10.1.1.1 computer
10.1.1.2 another-computer
 
Old 12-05-2006, 02:14 PM   #3
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Is there another way to make it automatically instead of adding each IP-Name to the hosts file ?
 
  


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