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Old 07-22-2003, 12:36 PM   #1
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DIG / NSLOOKUP message?

Can someone tell me what this means??
I seem to have everything configured correctly. I don't need to use a local DNS server to access the internet right? I can just use my ISP's DNS servers right?

using Redhat 9

Here's what dig and nslookup responds..

;; reply from unexpected source:, expected
;; reply from unexpected source:, expected
;; reply from unexpected source:, expected
;; reply from unexpected source:, expected

; <<>> DiG 9.2.2 <<>>
;; global options: printcmd
;; connection timed out; no servers could be reached
Old 08-20-2003, 12:15 AM   #2
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it sounds like you might have a server setup on your machine so you probably want to disable this if you don;t want to use it.

check your startup scripts


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