CLFS + NSLookup

Joe Ciccone jciccone at
Tue Jan 17 16:42:13 PST 2006

Dirk Kleinschmidt wrote:

> Hi again,
> I noticed that my CLFS is not able to do any kind of hostname lookups.
> I have no clue why this behavior appears.For example "ping
>" results in:
> "ping: unknown host"

Check for /etc/nsswitch.conf, and if it exists, what is its contents.

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