Allegedly, on or about 28 January 2017, Frederic Muller sent:
Using F25 and as the title mention when I add an "IP
domain" into my
hosts file it doesn't seem to work anymore. It has worked consistently
even under F25 until recently.
More details needed...
Give an example from your hosts file.
What isn't working (are you hosting a webserver, trying SSH, something
Does your computer actually have a different IP than the one you think
Are you using bonjour/zeroconf?
Are you trying to use a .local domain name without using
Is your IP range compatible with it?
Do you have a DHCP server?
[tim@localhost ~]$ uname -rsvp
Linux 3.9.10-100.fc17.x86_64 #1 SMP Sun Jul 14 01:31:27 UTC 2013 x86_64
Boilerplate: All mail to my mailbox is automatically deleted, there is
no point trying to privately email me, I only get to see the messages
posted to the mailing list.
Just because nobody complains, it doesn't mean that all parachutes are