GRI 911229 1.8b eieio DNS buglet?????
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org (Kurt Freiberger)
- Subject: GRI 911229 1.8b eieio DNS buglet?????
- From: Ben Thornton <email@example.com>
- Date: Wed, 08 Jan 92 11:04:28 -0600
In message <9201080054.AA01397@neuron.cs.tamu.edu> you write:
>I decided to give the new GRI NOS a whirl. While I was at it, I blew away
>the old domain.txt and started from scratch.
>All of a sudden, during initialization, every reference to a host failed
>with "unknown host" even after I had put in the domain addserver commands.
>after it was up, I could do pings to said hosts with no problems. Next time
>I brought GRI up, the hosts I had pung (pinged? panged? Anybody know the
>pruperfect subjunctive?) worked jest fine, thank you! The workaround is
>to fill your domain.txt by bringing up Karn Code(tm), then restarting GRI NOS.
>OK, is this a bug or a feature?????
It's probably a feature :-). Other than the requite TAB chars being a
possible stubling block, I recall an ancient rime:
three empty lines
to add to thy domains
so that they may
grow and prosper
...or was that fields? :-)
Ben Thornton packet: firstname.lastname@example.org
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