[svlug] sshd question, pls help

Ira Abramov lists-svlug at ira.abramov.org
Mon May 6 16:05:25 PDT 2002

On Mon, 6 May 2002 hvrietsc at myrealbox.com wrote:

> i am running openssh
> when i do 'ssh localhost' i get connected immediately when plugged
> into the LAN, however when i unplug the lan it takes at least a minute
> before i get a connection.

my guess is name resolution (reverse resolution to be exact) is not set
up right. either stick all the involved parties in /etc/hosts, or point
to a DNS that reverse resolves or forwards to one that does. et finis.

Founding father
Ira Abramov


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