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Re: [SLE] SuSe 10 - Internet issues...
  • From: Donald Musser <dmjmusser@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 1 Dec 2005 10:54:32 -0500
  • Message-id: <37066f670512010754v308f06ceh9b4fc59492eb2ac3@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On 11/30/05, Kai Ponte <kai@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> >
> > Sweet, I've finally got SuSe 10 up and running. I'm a rather
> inexperienced
> > Linux user, so please, bear with me here.
>
> NP. We can all be inexperienced together...
>
>
> > domain and IP address, but I can't find where to specify the address of
> a
> > DNS server. Help...please?
> >
>
>
> Simple.
>
> Get into the network setup in YaST. (Is that name going to chagne to
> YAST, soon?)
>
> Assuming you don't have DHCP to auto-detect your network settings, then
> you will have the "Static Address Setup" radio button selected and your
> IP/Subnet Mask filled out.
>
> Right below will be a panel with the name, "Detailed Settings." The
> button "Host Name and Server" is what you want. Click on it.
>
> The second panel down will have your Name Servers (DNS) entries. Your
> ISP has probably given you a name server IP address. Fill that in under
> the Name Server 1 and (optionally) Name Server 2 fields.
>
> If, OTOH, you have DHCP, then you should call your ISP to see what's
> going on.
>
>
> --
> kai ponte
> www.perfectreign.com
>
> linux - genuine windows replacement part


Excellence. Thanks a bunch, my friend. Domain Name services are up and
running.

-Myles
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