The LFS system and ssh
adama at coredump.eu.org
Sun Jul 29 05:38:48 PDT 2001
On 29 Jul 2001 12:42:56 +0100, Ainsley Pereira wrote:
> In message <01072913384200.00601 at back>
> Chris Lingard <chris at stockwith.uklinux.net> wittered:
> > Have built the LFS onto my two machines; got the tar ball from a CD given
> > away with a magazine. Just followed the book and everything was OK. I run
> > KDE on this machine, and my other machine is the fire wall.
> Cool:) Welcome to control-freak central;)
> > Have just two problems. Have installed ssh, enabled the port 22 stuff in
> > /etc/services and through the fire wall. I need to ssh into the other
> > machine to run the pppd script.
> > ssh takes about 30 seconds to connect, surely this is wrong?
> Sounds like it's trying to resolve your hostname. Do you have the client's ip
> address & name in the server's /etc/hosts file?
yeah, i've had the same problem.. it tries to resolve the addys, but it
can't cos the internet not up yet, duh :)
> (eg. my firewall's hosts file looks like:
> 127.0.0.1 localhost.localdomain localhost
> 192.168.1.1 cordelia.sunnydale cordelia
> 192.168.1.10 buffy.sunnydale buffy
> 192.168.1.12 willow.sunnydale willow
> 192.168.1.14 faith.sunnydale faith
what about angel?
> where the firewall is 'cordelia', and I can ssh into it without problems.)
> > I run qmail and fetchmail, and read by mail using kmail; When I run
> > fetchmail I get:
> > SMTP connect to localhost failed
> Sounds like qmail isn't actually running. Did you add a qmail init script and
> a link from your normal runlevel to it? (/etc/init.d/qmail and
> /etc/rc3.d/S100qmail or similar)
> You know you don't actually need qmail/fetchmail to read/send mail with
> kmail, right? I don't use qmail myself, but others here do.
Evolution rules :)
(now can we have a version that doesn't crash plz?)
> > I can put up with the first, and have hacked round the second, but would
> > like to check what I have done wrong. Appologies if this is a regular fault,
> > but I have only just got LFS, and joined the mailing list.
> Check out the webpage for list archives/FAQ etc.
> / Ainsley 'Marble' Pereira / http://www.snowplains.org /
> / Don't drink and drive.
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