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Subject: [aclug-L] Re: Netscape error
From: lowell <lowell@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 27 Mar 2000 16:07:26 -0600 (CST)
Reply-to: discussion@xxxxxxxxx

I remember seeing the second error on one of RoadRunner's
"lost weekends" a couple of weeks back. They fix it event-
ually, or at least they did then. 

> I am able to reach most sites on the internet fine, but there are a few
> that I keep getting the same error messages from that I don't
> understand.  I am able to reach these same sites via windows just fine. 
> The configuration I am using is Redhat 6.0 and Netscape 4.72 via cable
> modem (Road Runner ISP).
> The errors are as follows:
> First error is: 
>       Warning.  The host " " is unknown.  This means that some or all hosts
> will be unreachable.  Perhaps there is a problem with your name server? 
> If your site must use a non-root name server, you will need to set
> $SOCKS_NS Environment variable to point at the appropriate name server. 
> It may (or may not) be necessary to set this variable or the SOCKS host
> preference, to the IP of the host in question rather than it's name. 
> Consult your system administrator.
> The second error is:
>       Netscape is unable to locate the server
>  Please check the server name and try
> again.

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