[nycbug-talk] some OS X questions... DNS
Tue Jun 1 15:08:39 EDT 2004
George Georgalis wrote:
>I have a Mac visiting me here on a dhcp lan. It doesn't
>seem to properly resolve hosts on my .local domain.
>".local.stage" is also here and that works fine. No clue
>from /etc/hosts, is is the "local" domain "prohibited"?
>Per logs, that domain doesn't reach my dnscache,
>Few more questions, but guess better to put on separate messages...
have you checked out Netinfo in Apps/Utilites/NetinfoManager (it's
something like that). this is the kludge i use to manage my hosts file
on OSX. Under the machines entry i add each of the boxen that i would
normally have in my /etc/hosts file. maybe the bigger mac heads have a
you might want to also check /etc/resolv.conf and make sure "file" is
set before netinfo...altho i *think* this get's reset after reboot.
email: pete at nomadlogic.org
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