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Re: debian hamm problems

On Oct 14, Rob Browning wrote:
> > I upgraded to the latest hamm stuff as of last Monday or so;
> > now when I start up, my network script takes ages (like 5-10 minutes!)
> > to run. It gives a couple of "SIOCADDRT: Invalid parameter" messages,
> > which I think it always gave, a few minutes apart. It reads
>  ...
> > Any ideas?
> I believe this is netbase.  If I'm right, it was discussed recently
> and I think the answer was that the current netbase has some small
> misconfiguration in /etc/nsswitch.conf.  I can't remeber exactly what
> the solution was, but if you search debian-devel (or was it
> debian-user?) you should find the relevant bits.

It is a bug in the /etc/nsswitch.conf file (which is part of the
base-files package not the netbase package). Please change the line

networks:       files dns


networks:       files



Peter Tobias <tobias@et-inf.fho-emden.de> <tobias@debian.org> <tobias@linux.de>
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