Re: hostname lookup failure
> hey all
> running eximconfig, and also startx, results in a hostname lookup failure. Can someone give me a hint?
First place I'd look is the /etc/hostname and /etc/hosts files. They
should have something along these lines:
184.108.40.206 myhostname.mydomainname myhostname
I just went through a similar thing where neither apache nor lpd would
start because of my own misconfiguration.
If those look right, it's probably time to look at /etc/resolv.conf and
Out, damned spot!
Out, spot, out!
-- Shakespeare for First Grade