I dont know if this is a programming question or a network question, but theres no `network programming' forum, so I guess I'll ask it here.
Im having some problems with the gethostbyname() function. It works on most names, for example:
gives me 126.96.36.199
gives me 188.8.131.52
localhost gives me 127.0.0.1
however these addresses dont resolve for me, although if I open a browser window
I can easily access them: