nscd cacher problem

Tim ignored_mailbox at yahoo.com.au
Sat Jul 3 11:04:48 UTC 2010

On Fri, 2010-07-02 at 23:06 -0700, JD wrote:
> I use the gnome terminal to nslookup whatever-domain-it-was.com
> and it resolves it in less than a second. I look at firefox, and it is
> still trying to resolve!! Firefox seems to use some other way to
> resolve the url's domain - the painfully slow way!!

Two things spring to mind:

Does the browser go through a proxy?  If so, that proxy will do the

Are you using the Firefox features to check for bad websites?

[tim at localhost ~]$ uname -r

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