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RE: [SLUG] can not resolve own domain SERVFAIL
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- Subject: RE: [SLUG] can not resolve own domain SERVFAIL
- From: "Minh Van Le" <mvanle@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 1 Nov 2007 03:25:17 +1100
> I'm trying to setup a Centos 4 system, just noticed I can not resolve my
> own hostname, though, can resolve 'external' names
> # host www.sbt.net.au
> Host www.sbt.net.au not found: 2(SERVFAIL)
> # host www.slug.org.au
> www.slug.org.au is an alias for rusty.slug.org.au.
> rusty.slug.org.au has address 188.8.131.52
> # cat /etc/resolv.conf
> search sbt.net.au
> nameserver 127.0.0.1
> nameserver 184.108.40.206
> nameserver 220.127.116.11
> # cat /etc/hosts
> # Do not remove the following line, or various programs
> # that require network functionality will fail.
> 127.0.0.1 bilby.sbt.net.au localhost localhost.localdomain
or use the canonical name ie.
(notice the ending dot (.) in the domain name).
Or your zone file may be misconfigured.
Btw; thanks for the 16 bit ISA ethernet cards :)