[CentOS] Re: centos 4.4 dns problem -

Wed Mar 21 01:35:31 UTC 2007
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

Bob Goodwin wrote:

>> Named doesn't need to be running if your /etc/resolv.conf points 
>> elsewhere.  Do you have firewalls blocking port 53?
>> 'dig' is usually a reasonable diagnostic tool.
> I tried disabling the firewall, still nothing.
> dig just reports "connection timed out; no servers could be reached"

Is there some reason to think that a working nameserver exists at the 
address(es) in your resolv.conf?

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com