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Re: [SLE] mozilla and localhost
Yes - that was it.

Many thanks!

-ronc

On Tuesday 07 August 2001 04:09, Simon Heaton wrote:
> On Mon, 6 Aug 2001 21:28:42 -0400 Ron Cordell <roncordell@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
wrote:
> > I know that I am forgetting something really simple, but Mozilla doesn't
> > seem to be able to resolve localhost. Everything works fine if I enter
> > 127.0.0.1, however. Netscape 4.76 works fine with localhost, as does
> > Konquerer.
> >
> > What am I missing here?
> >
> > -ronc
>
> Try checking your /etc/hosts file. Does it contain an entry like "::1
> localhost"? This is for IPV6 support. Remove it and Netscape should handle
> "localhost" fine.
>
> Kind regards,
>
> Simon

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