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accepted Firefox and Thunderbird cannot resolve host names - anything else can
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comment Grep: Show all the file up to the match
Knowing the basics is very good indeed. Knowing the right tool for the job is better, though.
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comment Firefox and Thunderbird cannot resolve host names - anything else can
@pjc50: Yes, the rest of my system is completely sane. /etc/nsswitch.conf looks perfectly ok, too.
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comment Firefox and Thunderbird cannot resolve host names - anything else can
Yes, it is.....
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comment Firefox and Thunderbird cannot resolve host names - anything else can
Thanks for the suggestions, unfortunately the problem persists (updated question.)
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comment Consumer Level software RAID5 and LVM
That's correct: you can add a larger disk to the array, but the kernel will only use 2GB of that disk, since it needs partitions of same size in each array. The rest is wasted storage space
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