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Old 08-21-2002, 11:22 PM   #1
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Question getting an error name lookup failure

i m getting an error - name lookup failure

why can it be and what particular statement gives such an error in linux?


Old 08-22-2002, 01:23 PM   #2
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It looks like something tried to connect/resolve an address that's empty.
Old 08-22-2002, 11:23 PM   #3
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well i got my answer.. address has to be mentioned in
/etc/hosts file.


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