Re: pinging a domain name
> through pon (config'd with pppconfig), i can ping my isp's addy
> (188.8.131.52), but i can't ping the domain (www.pcisys.net) (or any
> other domain, including www.debian.org). therefore, i can't have a
> successful apt with dselect.
> how do i config linux to connect to domain names and not just to ip
Sounds like you don't have any dns stuff going. put your dns
addresses in the /etc/resolv.conf file and see if that helps.
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