[ILUG] CVS reverse lookup failure
john.allen at dublinux.net
Thu Apr 1 09:46:00 IST 2004
On Wednesday 31 March 2004 18:46, Bryan wrote:
> I have a cvspserver setup, which works fine for localhost
> CVSROOT=:pserver:beths at localhost:/home/cvsroot
> I can do a cvs login as beths on the box locally, but,
> CVSROOT=:pserver:beths at 10.100.100.14:/home/cvsroot
> on the box 10.100.100.148, gets the connection reset by 10.100.100.14
> and generates this error message in
> 04/3/31 at 20:51:09: START: cvspserver pid=17386 from=10.100.100.148
> 04/3/31 at 20:51:09: FAIL: cvspserver address from=10.100.100.148
> Reverse lookup failure?
> Edited /etc/hosts
/etc/hosts does not provide reverse lookup facility. You need a real DNS
server (probably on 10.100.100.14), than can resolve the reverse lookup for
you 10.100.100.* range.
> 10.100.100.48 Vader
> No effect.
> Googling is not turning up alot of information on this one, I could just
> have users ssh into the box, but, that'd be naff.
> Has anybody else encountered and fixed this before?
> Bryan O'Donoghue
> Embedded Software Engineer
> Europlex Technologies Ltd
> Clonshaugh Business & Technology Park
> Dublin 17
> T:+353 (0) 1 2500500
> F:+353 (0) 1 2500590
> E:bryano at euoplex.ie
John Allen, mailto:john.allen at dublinux.net
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