Re: Unable to SSH to localhost
* Deepak, R.:
> /etc/network/interfaces contains:
> # Used by ifup(8) and ifdown(8). See the interfaces(5) manpage or
> # /usr/share/doc/ifupdown/examples for more information.
> auto eth0
> iface eth0 inet static
> address 172.16.9.8
> network 172.16.9.0
> netmask 255.255.255.192
> broadcast 172.16.9.63
> gateway 172.16.9.1
You also need
# The loopback network interface
iface lo inet loopback
I think the rest of your problems is related to this. If the installer
didn't add the loopback interface autimatically, please file a bug.
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