[ubuntu-za] localhost - unable to access
robhh at absamail.co.za
Wed Apr 11 19:43:39 BST 2007
On Wed, 2007-04-11 at 11:56 +0100, Robert Schumann wrote:
> To solve your problem, do the following:
> 1. Edit /etc/network/interfaces so that just above the line that reads
> "iface lo inet loopback" it also says "auto lo", like the other lines in
> the file. You will of course need to edit this using sudo, since it's a
> system configuration file.
> 2. Once you've done that, type "sudo /etc/init.d/networking restart".
I apologise. The line auto lo is already there, but I omitted to copy
that line when I copied the file.
The problem must lie elsewhere.
I connect to the internet using the Gnome dialup tool.
Regards and thanks
> > Just by the way, please edify me on the use of * *, apparently in place
> > of " ".
> > Thanks
> > Robert H
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