On Wed, 07 Nov 2001, Lemon, Matthew wrote:
> I have a new installation of RH7.2 running on my desktop at work.
> The machine starts without any errors but if I try to ping any machine by
> it's name, the ping fails. I can ping to an IP address but not a name. I
> checked the DNS settings for the card in Linuxconf and they are the right
> ones. What could be wrong ?
Aparently a number of people have been having problems with linuxconf.
Try editing /etc/resolv.conf it should look like:
where your domain is ucd.ie and yor dns server is 220.127.116.11.
The restart networking by
(that might be network not networking I don't know cos I don't use RH).
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