> > i can log on to iol, i can ping using numbers.
> > Why can i not ping using names and why does netscape not find hostnames and
> > give me that $socks_ns error. all my files eem to be in order.
>> ]$ cat /etc/resolv.conf
>> You should see something like:
>> search iol.ie
> nameserver 220.127.116.11
> nameserver 18.104.22.168
>>> These are IOLs DNS servers, they translate the hostnames ("names") into
> I.P. addresses ("numbers") for your browser.
And the eircom.net numbers are:
Again, they should be put into the file /etc/resolv.conf.
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