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Old 06-16-2004, 04:06 AM   #16
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Originally posted by orange400
hostname: hostname lookup failure
Make sure you have a local loopback in your /etc/network/interfaces otherwise nor kde nor gnome will start,

first lines in your interfaces file, before the ethx configuration:

auto lo
iface lo inet loopback
Old 06-16-2004, 05:39 AM   #17
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Hoooooolay sh't I love linux!! I am reinstalling debian through the netowrk right now! Damn, I knew I should have used that net-drivers.img image before ...

I'll try to get X installed this way ... the n00by/I don't care way ... reinstalling ... haha ...

I'll post on how it all goes!


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