Subject: Re: recent 1-6 branch libc and mozilla (etc.)
To: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greywolf <email@example.com>
Date: 10/06/2003 10:53:11
Thus spake Manuel Bouyer ("MB> ") sometime Today...
MB> > Recent libc change in netbsd-1-6 branch causes disfunctionality
MB> > of mozilla (etc.). www.netbsd.org can't be resolved, for instance.
MB> > Seemingly the change in question was done within the last 40 days,
MB> > because the libc that works with mozilla is a month old.
MB> Can you try reverting libc/net/gethnamaddr.c to 188.8.131.52 or 184.108.40.206 ?
MB> It's the only relevant change I can see since 1.6.1
I thought this was broken from quite some time ago (pre-1.6.1) and had
something to do with not being able to resolve ipv6 addresses.
NetBSD: a devil of an operating system.