[CentOS] Re: centos 4.4 dns problem -
bobgoodwin at wildblue.net
Wed Mar 21 13:22:56 UTC 2007
Tony Mountifield wrote:
> In article <46010BD3.1070307 at wildblue.net>,
> Bob Goodwin <bobgoodwin at wildblue.net> wrote:
>> Upon installing Centos 4.4 a second time it worked "out of the box" as
>> expected. Sorry that I caused a stir over a non-problem. I still have
>> no idea what I did that may have caused dns to fail, I think I made all
>> the same choices and entries the second time around? However doing this
>> in the wee hours I had no interruptions or distractions ...
>> Should anyone be interested the dns servers are:
>> cat /etc/resolv.conf
>> nameserver 126.96.36.199
>> nameserver 188.8.131.52
>> nameserver 184.108.40.206
> These are all external to your box.
>> but there may be a problem here:
>> service named status
>> rndc: connect failed: connection refused
> So this isn't a problem - you don't need named running on the box unless
> you want to support having "nameserver 127.0.0.1" in your resolv.conf
> Hope this helps.
Yes I want the caching-nameserver running and thought it would result
from the install but that didn't happen?
Despite that it seems to be working well! I was able to install xfce
via yum but apparently gkrellm will have to be done without yum? I also
like the dejavu fonts ...
So I have some configuration to attend to but so far I am quite happy
with the result.
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