Re: Very slow DNS lookup after Woody
"Matthew W. Roberts" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I just upgraded to Woody and have been having problems with DNS
> lookup. Resolving names is excruciatingly slow, even for local
> % telnet localhost 80 [very long pause...]
> Trying 127.0.0.1...
> Connected to localhost.
> Escape character is '^]'.
> It's making web browsing very slow. I have not done anything to the
> system except apt-get update; apt-get dist-upgrade and installing
> the new galeon package.
> Note, I'm not running a DNS server. The problem is with name
> resolution from other servers (and even entries in /etc/hosts).
> Any suggestions would be appreciated.
Try using "strace" to find out what system call is taking so
strace telnet 127.0.0.1