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From Rainer Jung <rainer.j...@kippdata.de>
Subject Re: tc 7 out-of-box won't run localhost issue on 8005 a vulnerability?
Date Tue, 12 Jul 2011 20:59:48 GMT
On 12.07.2011 22:08, David Brown wrote:

> david@dobbeltganger:~$ ping -c 3 localhost
> PING localhost.com (64.99.64.32) 56(84) bytes of data.
> 64 bytes from 64.99.64.32: icmp_seq=1 ttl=246 time=16.9 ms
> 64 bytes from 64.99.64.32: icmp_seq=2 ttl=246 time=17.0 ms
> 64 bytes from 64.99.64.32: icmp_seq=3 ttl=246 time=16.9 ms

OK, so that's a problem, localhost resolves to some remote host.

> david@dobbeltganger:~$ cat /etc/nsswitch.conf 
...
> hosts:	mdns4_minimal [NOTFOUND=return] dns mdns4 files

Aha, so /etc/hosts and DNS are not really used on that system, instead
it will first ask multicast DNS, which is patr of ZeroConf. No
configuration work, but possibly wrong results ...

Regards,

Rainer

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