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Re: [vox-tech] Nameserver confusion with non-root users



Pete,

    Here are the pieces of the various outputs and files you asked for
(if they don't screw up wrapping between here and there). As you can see
the inet addr in the ifconfig output is the same as in the
/var/log/messages file. But the resolv.conf is just empty comments:

    #
    # /etc/resolv.conf
    #

I hope you can make some sense out of the rest of this. Thanks,

Larry

==================

lds@linux:/sbin > ifconfig
lo     Link encap:Local Loopback
       inet addr:127.0.0.1  Mask:255.0.0.0
       inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host
       UP LOOPBACK RUNNING  MTU:3924  Metric:1
       RX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
       TX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
       collisions:0 txqueuelen:0

ppp0   Link encap:Point-to-Point Protocol
       inet addr:168.150.192.101  P-t-P:168.150.253.19  Mask:255.255.255.255
       UP POINTOPOINT RUNNING NOARP MULTICAST  MTU:1500  Metric:1
       RX packets:22 errors:1 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:1
       TX packets:25 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
       collisions:0 txqueuelen:10

==================

lds@linux:/sbin > route -n
Kernel IP routing table
Destination     Gateway         Genmask         Flags Metric Ref    Use Iface
168.150.253.19  0.0.0.0         255.255.255.255 UH    0      0        0 ppp0
127.0.0.0       0.0.0.0         255.0.0.0       U     0      0        0 lo
0.0.0.0         168.150.253.19  0.0.0.0         UG    0      0        0 ppp0
lds@linux:/sbin >

==================

lds@linux:~ > ls -l /usr/sbin/pppd
-rwsr-sr--    1 root     dialout    176288 Jan 19 09:41 /usr/sbin/pppd

==================

>From /var/log/messages:

Mar 11 19:37:08 linux pppd[744]: local  IP address 168.150.192.101
Mar 11 19:37:08 linux pppd[744]: remote IP address 168.150.253.19





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