Unable to resolve named addresses.
shaun_oliver at optusnet.com.au
Sat Aug 31 10:33:16 EDT 2002
My gateway is a p3 866 used by my partner.
The ip address is 192.168.0.1 and I got that specified in the
/etc/network/interfaces file and the /etc/hosts file.
So I don't get it.
I need her to be a dns for me too but I can't seem to get that part to
Can't even mail out on my linux box.
Gotta use lookout
From: speakup-admin at braille.uwo.ca [mailto:speakup-admin at braille.uwo.ca]
On Behalf Of Erik Heil
Sent: Sunday, 1 September 2002 12:25 AM
To: speakup at braille.uwo.ca
Subject: Re: Unable to resolve named addresses.
What are you using as you're gateway? if its a hardware router such as
the Linksys box, you can have it automatically assign IP addresses to
clients that request it via DHCP. What are the contents of your
----- Original Message -----
From: "Shaun Oliver" <shaun_oliver at optusnet.com.au>
To: <speakup at braille.uwo.ca>
Sent: Saturday, August 31, 2002 9:40 AM
Subject: Unable to resolve named addresses.
> Hi there,
> I've managed to get my network working to a point.
> When I say to a point, I mean I can ping and see the other machines on
> my lan. But, when it comes to resolving named addresses e.g.
> My /etc/network/interfaces looks kind of like this:
> Auto lo eth0
> Iface inet loopback
> Iface eth0 inet static
> Address 192.168.0.24
> Broadcast 192.168.255.255
> However, I think that line above is wrong.
> Netmask 255.255.255.0
> Gateway 192.168.0.1
> Thanks in advance.
> I get an unknown host error. How do I resolve this?
> Shaun Oliver
> "Explorer dialog,
> This program has performed an illegal operation and will be totally
> screwed as a result. What are ya gonna do, cry about it? Just install
> a real os instead. GNU/Linux button."
> email: shaun_oliver at optusnet.com.au
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