why host google.com working and ping google.com not ?
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name to ip resolution is not working .. Strange Scenario ...
I am using debian and net is connected to this debian system and it is shared. I have a user account in this machine, which i use for my daytoday works. But today when i login as user i am not able to browse internet using firefox or any other browser (elinks also). But the hosts (net is shared from this system) are getting internet without any problem. I checked my resolv.conf .. it is fine. I flushed all my iptables including nat. The condition is the same.
This is the output after turning of firewall,
google.com has address 18.104.22.168
google.com has address 22.214.171.124
google.com has address 126.96.36.199
ping: unknown host google.com
PING 188.8.131.52 (184.108.40.206) 56(84) bytes of data.
64 bytes from 220.127.116.11: icmp_seq=1 ttl=235 time=335 ms
64 bytes from 18.104.22.168: icmp_seq=2 ttl=235 time=333 ms
Host not found
Google home page.
I gave google as an example. This is the problem for all web addresses. name to ip resolution is not taking place when we use a browser.
Could you please help me to solve this strange problem.