HP/UX 8 and hosts vs DNS

Frank McConnell fmc at reanimators.org
Mon May 27 00:46:51 CDT 2019

On May 26, 2019, at 21:09, Cameron Kaiser wrote:
> I've been doing more work on my 9000/350 now that I have actual space to
> do work on it in. Although the 10b2 is flaky, I can usually coax it to work.
> However, the damn thing won't query DNS even though I have a populated
> /etc/resolv.conf. It can ping the name server, and if the name server's
> name is in /etc/hosts it will resolve it (and even telnet to it), but it
> won't talk to it for anything else.

I read this far and thought "someone put nameserver host names in resolv.conf".

-Frank McConnell

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