[CentOS] Hanging @ Sendmail During Boot
powderkeg at snow.email.ne.jp
Tue May 2 08:45:26 UTC 2006
Paul Schoonderwoerd wrote:
>On Tuesday 02 May 2006 10:08, Andy Green wrote:
>> Do the affected boxes have a proper hostname?
>>I seem to recall seeing that gnome complaint under such circumstances...
>This sort of timeouts is usually due to nameresolution problems, either it's
>own name or other names, and Sendmail relies heavily on it.
>As I recall RedHat is known for not putting a proper entry for it's own name
>in /etc/hosts, so check this. Also check the output of the 'hostname'
>Then check that the entries in /etc/resolv.conf point to the right
>dns-servers, either your internal dns-server(s) or your isp's.
# Do not remove the following line, or various programs
# that require network functionality will fail.
127.0.0.1 localhost.localdomain localhost
; generated by /sbin/dhclient-script
[ozboy at home-hehbbzsuy7 sysconfig]$ hostname
The /etc/resolv.conf settings are correct. Cheers.
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