Subject: Re: Recent changes to getnetbyname() causes route to fail
To: Paul Goyette <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/03/1997 17:21:59
Paul Goyette writes:
> OK, I noticed the recent changes to getnetbyname(), but it didn't say what
> changes were needed in /etc/resolv.conf (or any other configuration file).
> So, I didn't make any changes, and now /etc/netstart hangs when trying to
> `route add <myhost> localhost' and `route add default ...'

There were some bugs in libc that Jason fixed in the last couple of
days. I'd get a new set of sources and rebuild your libc, etc.