Bug#158321: libc6: Problem with name service switch on LDAP
reassign 158321 libnss-ldap
severity 158321 important
merge 158321 157743
> On Mon, Aug 26, 2002 at 11:09:05AM +0200, Simone Piccardi wrote:
> > Package: libc6
> > Version: 2.2.5-14
> > Severity: normal
> > I already filed this bug also for libnss-ldap, so other info are in
> > http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=157743 , but I
> > suspect is a libc problem.
> > The problem is that when using libnss-ldap to get hostname the
> > function gethostbyname is correctly working (so ping work) but the
> > function getaddrinfo is not working (so telnet, ssh are not working).
> getaddrinfo works perfectly fine. It is LDAP that is broken. Did you
> need to disable ldap for host lookups (in /etc/nsswitch.conf), or
> properly configure your ldap server to answer those queries.
Indeed. There is no mean to sit this bug in libc6.
I reassign and merge them.