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Re: /etc/hosts and system entries



On Fri, 28 Sep 2007 15:43:42 +0200
"Alexander Boström" <abo kth se> wrote:

> While I do believe Kerberos protocols, libs or apps should be smarter
> about these things sometimes and I'm not sure what really happens here
> (though I've seen this happen a few times) I really do think Kerberos
> is in its right to complain when it's fed lies. If you put the
> hostname on the 127.0.0.1 line, doesn't that override everything DNS
> says?

Almost every single location I take my laptop there is no dns entry for
my hostname.  Relying upon every hostname to be DNS resolvable is
extremely dated thinking.

-- 
Jesse Keating
Fedora -- All my bits are free, are yours?

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