Re: [greenstone-users] Network Problem

From John R. McPherson
DateSat, 22 Nov 2003 18:19:19 +1300
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Network Problem
In-Reply-To (1FEDCC7B932B2C4ABBD003A2FF605D20037BF36F-ctsinwcbsxud-cts-com)
On Sat, Nov 22, 2003 at 10:20:36AM +0530, Thiagarajan, Rajendran (Cognizant) wrote:
> > hi,
> >
> > i'm using verions 2.40a as local library
> >
> > now i'm built the collections, the problem is my boss was not able to access the library, he using another system, but we are all in the same network....i want to configure any thing?, please help me to connect my local library version to my network.
> >
> The error which occured in my boss system is
> The Requested URL could not be retrieved
> while trying to retrieve the URL :
> the following error was encountered:
> Unable to determine IP address from host name for
> the dnaserver returned:
> Name Error : The domain name does not exist.
> This means that:
> The cache was not able to resolve the hostname presented in the URL.
> check if the address is correct.
> Your cache administrator is root

This is a problem with your network settings and nothing to do with
greenstone. It says that it your computer cannot find an IP address
for a computer named "", which is the name that greenstone
gets from your computer's own settings.

This is discussed in the greenstone FAQ:

John McPherson