Re: system long pause on network start..

Arni Raghu (arni@snafu.Rutgers.EDU)
Thu, 22 Apr 1999 01:01:43 -0700


It worked...The DNS was the problem :)

Thx,
Arni

Tim Fletcher wrote:
>
> > When i try to boot up with Linux..I get a long pause near the network
> > drivers stage...I see that by reproducing this after the system boots...
> >
> > /etc/rc.d/init.d/network start
> >
> > This just hangs..no response for a long time..and since this runs on
> > bootup I think the problem is here..
> >
> > How do I stop this from happening...
> >
> > On a side note running "route" also does not show the table instantly like
> > it should but it it takes it an abnormaly long time to show the route
> > table...!! why is that..???
>
> Check your DNS config (inside /etc/resolv.conf), sounds like DNS timeouts.
>
> --
>
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