On Thursday 06 November 2003 01:35 pm, Seth Burgess wrote: > I am installing and configuring FreeBSD 4.8 for the first time. My > internet connection is through a gateway on my peer to peer network. My > internet connection is working because I can contact IP addresses on the > internet. However, I cannot contact addresses requiring DNS. > > I have entered working DNS addresses in my /etc/resolv.conf file like this: > > nameserver 126.96.36.199 > > For some reason my installation is not using the nameservers I have entered > in resolv.conf and is behaving as if no name server is available. > > What have I done wrong? >
Sounds like you don't have hosts and bind in host.conf Kent -- Kent Stewart Richland, WA http://users.owt.com/kstewart/index.html _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"