LFS-5.1-pre2 glibc

Ken Moffat ken at kenmoffat.uklinux.net
Wed May 12 16:26:15 PDT 2004

On Wed, 12 May 2004, Bryan Kadzban wrote:

> Ken Moffat wrote:
> > This is a lookup for which sounds suspiciously
> > related to the sort of browser slowness I've seen.
> (You mean *1*27.in-addr.arpa, right?  Otherwise, that could be the issue
> right there...)
Umm, yes I do.

> Do you know offhand whether the glibc tests use an internal resolv.conf,
> nsswitch.conf, and (possibly) hosts file?  I remember a huge wait in
> something if resolv.conf didn't have a line for and DNS wasn't
> quite right, or something like that.

Can I phone a friend ?  I've no idea.

> Does it help to create a fake /tools/etc/nsswitch.conf pointing at only
> "files" for hosts, and a fake /tools/etc/hosts containing the localhost
> to mapping?  Or maybe just the files in /etc...

 Pointless.  This was chapter 5, chapter 6 passed the tests without
problems.  I'm not expecting to build again from this particular host

 das eine Mal als Tragödie, das andere Mal als Farce

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