Subject: Re: NetBSD 2.0.2 - Processes take forever to start
To: Michael Trausch <>
From: Matthew Orgass <>
List: port-i386
Date: 07/14/2005 16:35:09
On 2005-07-14 wrote:
> On 7/14/05, Michael <> wrote:
> >
> > Did you put a nonexisting or unreachable DNS server into /etc/resolv.conf ?
> I probably should've mentioned that I did check the network side of
> things, with TCP/IP and all.  /etc/resolv.conf has the same contents
> as everything else in the network (running Linux machines) and I can
> ping the DNS servers, as well as just about everything else.

  Did you check the loopback if also?  I have seen hangs in startx after
writing a custom rc script because I forgot to bring up lo0 (I didn't
wait that long to see if it would ever come up).

Matthew Orgass