Re: Q: dns /exim / inetd (?) slow startup (2)
Once upon a time Ingo Hohmann spoketh thus:
> Hi to all,
> I'm still trying to find out what may make name resolution
> and exim startup to slow down to a crawl ...
> (smrgol is my local host, ip: 10.1.1.1)
> If I do a
> ping smrgol
> I get an instant answer, but if I
> telnet smrgol
> it takes about 30s until I'm connected. On the other hand
> telnet 10.1.1.1
> connects instantly.
> Another problem is exim. It normally is started from inetd,
> so I do
> telnet 10.1.1.1 smtp
I've tried all your ideas, but nothing helped, seems
there's something more hidden in my system ...
(It happens locally, without netconnection, /etc/hosts is there
and right, /etc/host.conf, too ... to start exim by hand takes
30 secs, too ...)