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From Torsten Foertsch <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] SSI resolve IP to hostname
Date Fri, 29 Feb 2008 14:10:23 GMT
On Fri 29 Feb 2008, Andre Hübner wrote:
> i have just a little problem with name resolution using SSI. Customer of me
> is using <!--#echo var="REMOTE_ADDR"-->   and <!--#echo
> var="REMOTE_HOST"--> to show IP and Hostname of Client. It works without
> any error, I tried with different ISP. Customer says that his IP could not
> resolved to hostname and this field stays empty. I cannot reproduce this
> without his IP and i dont want to visit him at home ;) With little PHP and
> gethostbyaddr or even on console using host i can resolve his IP to his
> hostename. Is there a explaination why SSI could fail or is he just kidding
> me?
> >From my side i di not see any errors or mistakes.

You probably want to set HostnameLookups to On


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