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Old 09-09-2003, 02:09 PM   #1
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DNS Problem PLEASE HELP!!!!!

When I try to restart my names file I get the following error:

[root@coyote etc]# /etc/rc.d/init.d/named restart
Stopping named: rndc: Couldn't find server 'localhost': Name or service not known
Starting named: [FAILED]

Please Help!!!
Old 09-09-2003, 04:30 PM   #2
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What is the consequence of start named?
Does it formats the DNS on your host?
Seems even the localhost reference ar lost
Look at /etc/hosts to see if all is correct


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