Sourceforge issue

Juergen Daubert jue at jue.li
Wed Sep 20 16:19:05 UTC 2006


On Tue, Sep 19, 2006 at 08:54:58PM -0800, Eric M. Fortner wrote:

Hi Eric,

> Does this go along with more of the smart ass shit.......laugh!
> Because the hosts file is for loop back 127.0.0.1
> and any machine identification on a network in case of no
> DNS resolving....../etc/resolv.conf.....

please have a look at the man-pages for host.conf(5) and even
gethostbyname(3).

The CRUX default is the following:

$:~> cat /usr/ports/core/glibc/host.conf
#
# /etc/host.conf: resolver configuration file
#

order hosts,bind
multi on

# End of file

> I will take this under advisement as another great
> Crux mailing list moment......wink*
> 
> On Tue, 19 Sep 2006 22:28:38 -0500
> Chris Pemberton <cjpembo at earthlink.net> wrote:
> 
> > Have you placed a line like this in your /etc/hosts file?
> > 
> > 193.1.193.66    download.sourceforge.net    download.sf.net    
> > dl.sourceforge.net    dl.sf.net

HTH
Jürgen


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