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Re: (solved) Can't find the DNS Servers




On Thu 05 Oct 2017 at 10:00:01 -0700, Gary Roach wrote:

> On 10/04/2017 01:44 PM, Reco wrote:
> >
> >The contents of /etc/nsswitch.conf, please.
> >The current contents of /etc/resolv.conf.
> >
> >The output of (terminate it with Ctrl+C after 60 seconds):
> >
> >tcpdump -nvi any udp port 53 or tcp port 53 or udp port 5353
> >
> >While doing:
> >
> >getent hosts go.dev
> >
> >Reco
> >
> >
> Hooray, Solved.
> Rico, your question about nsswitch.conf was the key. I printed out the file
> from another computer and found that the "hosts:" line was missing "dns and
> mdns4'. I added these to the end of the line and everything now works fine.
> I can't thank all of you enough for your support.

I could be wrong but I think you mean "mdns4_minimal [NOTFOUND=return]"
was missing.

-- 
Brian.