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Re: [SLUG] redhat client behind firewall problem
- To: "Arbitrated Loopers" <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>, "Sean Neakums" <sneakums@xxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] redhat client behind firewall problem
- From: "Kyle Tully" <kstully@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed Jul 25 23:18:02 2001
> KT> From this new redhat box, via the ip_masq box, I can ping IP
> KT> addresses on the net but cannot ping domain names. I can't
> KT> find a simple answer as to where to go from here.
> How is nameservice configured in the new Red Hat box?
> Check that the hosts entry in /etc/nsswitch.conf mentions DNS, and
> make sure that /etc/resolv.conf is configured approrpiately for your
It seems that I mixed up the nameserver & search values when copying from
the windows dialog to linux dialog, a quick comparison between the firewall
box and the new redhat box resolv.conf files showed my mistake.
Thanks for the quick response