Fast questions (email, GPRS, WiFi...)

Jim Morris ml at
Sun Jul 13 01:48:07 CEST 2008

Jim Morris wrote:
> Alexander Syring wrote:
>> I think you have to bring up a nameserver
>> echo namserver > /etc/resolv.conf
>>                            ^^^^^ ip of nameserver to use
> Good point, I already have a hardwired resolv.conf, and the wifi and usb can use the same dns for now.
> Wifi does seem to work ok for me now the trick was to use the second setup from the wiki not the first.

Hmmm ok resolv.conf gets wiped out, and does not get set with what the dhcp server tells it, and the
up echo nameserver xx.xx.xx.xx >/etc/resolv.conf
trick doesn't work for eth0.

Need to work on that.

Jim Morris,

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