[ILUG] Slow connection
david.airlie at ul.ie
Wed Apr 28 14:08:33 IST 1999
> Yeah, but ping works *both* ways, which means that B can resolve A
> happily enough when it's pinging, but can't resolve it when A is
> trying to connect to B and B's trying to lookup the connecting
> machine. Most odd.
Kenn means reverse lookups, as in doing a DNS for something like
220.127.116.11.in-addr.arpa, it for when you type in an IP address and it
gets the host name back, tcpwrappers do it ..
More information about the ILUG