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Old 04-09-2004, 05:42 PM   #1
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[DISREGARD POST] ProFTPD Unable to detirmine IP address of ...


[ DISREGARD THIS POST I ALREADY SOLVED IT MYSELF ]

Hey folks, Im having a little bit of troubles here. Im busy installing ProFTPD and im not that much into messing with hostnames and stuff yet. I just installed it from RPM ( Redhat 9 RPM, Redhat 9 as OS ) and when try to doing anything it just gives me this one error :

[root@s1106 etc]# proftpd
s1106.eastdedicated.com - error: unable to determine IP address of 's1106.eastdedicated.com'

Now I have read something about /etc/hosts so I will also include that here:

# Do not remove the following line, or various programs
# that require network functionality will fail.
127.0.0.1 s1106.easydedicated.com s1106 localhost.localdomain localhost

I hope any of you can help me out, running proftpd-1.2.8-4p from RPM.

Hope to hear from ya all soon.

Unknown Fear

Last edited by UnknownFear; 04-09-2004 at 05:48 PM.
 
Old 04-09-2004, 05:49 PM   #2
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I think you made a typo - didn't you want "s1106.eastdedicated.com" not "s1106.easydedicated.com"
 
Old 04-09-2004, 05:50 PM   #3
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I wanted easy, but somehow proftp auto goes for east, will have to sort it out but got a workaround for now :>
 
  


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