FC2 Slow boot after network setup -

ne... akabi at speakeasy.net
Sat Oct 2 14:46:15 UTC 2004

On Oct 2, 2004 at 09:07, Bob Goodwin in a soothing rage wrote:

>ne... wrote:
>>On Oct 2, 2004 at 04:19, Bob Goodwin in a soothing rage wrote:
>>>I'm not sure what I've done but suddenly the time to boot has gone from 
>>>about two minutes to what seems like about five minutes more. Toward the 
>>>end of the boot process it dwells on starting ntpd, starting sendmail, 
>>>and starting smb-client. The rest of the boot process seems normal.
>>Which leads me to believe you have made changes to your
>>/etc/hosts file somewhere along the line. Please post
>>the contents of this file.
>Yes, I added two lines to /etc/hosts:
>cat /etc/hosts
># Do not remove the following line, or various programs
># that require network functionality will fail.
>       localhost.localdomain   localhost 
This is fine.

>localhost  <<----
The line above needs to be removed.

>        box1    box1
>        box2    box2
The second 'box1' & 'box2' need to be fully qualified
I believe.

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