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Date:      Sat, 12 Dec 2009 06:40:53 -0500
From:      Glen Barber <>
To:        Gary Kline <>
Cc:        FreeBSD Mailing List <>
Subject:   Re: "unable to connect to host"....
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Hi Gary

On Fri, Dec 11, 2009 at 11:03 PM, Gary Kline <> wrote:
> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0Regarding the sage of the migration to a new server, I tho=
> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0things were working when I went to bed. =A0Turns out this =
> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0only because I had the old server going too. =A0(I did som=
e edit
> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0on my new web server but the chances didn't show up. =A0On=
ly the
> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0old server was replying.)
> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0Now, using lynx, I get the err that it 'Can't connect to
> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0host'. =A0 =A0The new server is, but dig is st=
> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0seeing my old server,
> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0Any ideas why lynx cannot connect outside the server itsel=

Have a look in /etc/hosts (and /etc/resolv.conf to be save) for
explicit entries.

Glen Barber

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