On Tue, 27 Nov 2001, Matt Johnson wrote:
It's fixed, but I don't see the connection
solution and problem.
I get my hostname from DHCP. I put in the name that my
computer is always assigned by DHCP from NTL broadband
into /etc/hosts. Luckily I am always assigned the same
IP (so that's fixed information too)!
Surely there's another way? Isn't there some doohicky
that adds this data each boot? What if my IP changed
AND what on earth does this have to do with GDM not
working, and why did KDM work all the way through?
Someone please muster an explanation. I'm glad it
works, but I'm trying to learn about how this all
Obviously a big thanks for all those who offered
advice. The localhost 127.0.0.1 contribution set me a
On Mon, 26 Nov 2001, Michael Brown wrote:
name resolution accounts for approximately 50% of all
I rest my case! :-)