Re: DNS lookups (was: something completely different on -private)
firstname.lastname@example.org (Kai Henningsen) writes:
> I haven't tracked that down yet, but I suspect some change in libc6.
> In any case, I've temporarily worked around it by making sure that every
> IP used to fire up diald is locally known to my name server - /etc/hosts
> wasn't enough.
libc6 uses /etc/nsswitch.conf. I had to upgrade base-files (i think)
to get it. The relevant line in mine is:
hosts: files dns
Carey Evans <*> http://home.clear.net.nz/pages/c.evans/ gc
kernel: Warning: possible SYN flooding. Sending cookies.
kernel: validated probe(100007f, 100007f, 11557, 5010, -1645409555)
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