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Re: [SLE] ip address help

At 09:12 PM 05/02/00 EDT, Phiboy171@xxxxxxx wrote:
>I have my linux machine networked to a windows 95 and windows 98 and windows
>2000 machines. Whenever I put in the ip address into the Internet explorer
>browser I get the webpage of my server. However, if I put in the servers
>name I get an error that says it can not be found. How do I fix this

Either configure a DNS server on you linux machine with the name's of your
local machhines, or simply edit the c:\windows\hosts file (look at
c:\windows\hosts.sam for a sample).

Bill Moseley

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