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Old 12-23-2000, 04:47 AM   #1
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Hi Jeremy,
Some improvement is there.Now I am able to say
dig ,it is able to get me the IP address
resolved and it is showing me the IPaddress!.But I am still unable to ping any machine in the globe via the name.It still says ping:Unknown host.May be a ping problem?.Please help me.
Old 12-23-2000, 05:29 AM   #2
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I just now got one clue.It may be due to a probem with /etc/host.conf file.
The file contains the following
order hosts,bind,nis
multi on

Is the configuration correct?


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