stevelnessus at scee
Aug 14, 2001, 6:04 AM
Post #2 of 2
you do have `127.0.0.1 localhost` in your /etc/hosts dont you? and have
Re: Re: Last call for bug reports before Nessus 1.0.9
[In reply to]
the resolver looking at the hosts file first?
Oh, and hello mate, you`ve been a bit quiet recently...
----- Original Message -----
From: "max andersen" <max [at] militant>
To: <nessus [at] list>; "Nate Haggard" <nate [at] wordplace>
Sent: Tuesday, August 14, 2001 10:30 AM
Subject: Re: Re: Last call for bug reports before Nessus 1.0.9
> I had an almost similar experience. I ran 1.0.8, and a user named 'max'.
everything worked fine. Then i upgraded after checking for dns-pollution :)
with the lynx -source http://install.nessus.org | sh.
> This worked perfectly.
> I put in '127.0.0.1' instead of localhost and it worked ok. try it. know
it should resolve the localhost, but try 127.0.0.1 instead. it worked for
> I then got another errormessage, though. My old user didn't work anymore,
even though my passphrase was correct.
> i added a new user and it worked ok. If you get that error too you know
what to do :)
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Nate Haggard" <nate [at] wordplace>
> To: <nessus [at] list>
> Sent: Monday, August 13, 2001 11:37 PM
> Subject: Fwd: Re: Last call for bug reports before Nessus 1.0.9
> > >Until about an hour ago Nessus was working fine suddenly it started
> > >me this message: "nessus : Host not found !" I have tried it on
> > >different hosts that are really working, but I get the same
> > >error. Restarting nessusd does not fix the problem. Rebooting the
> > >does not help either. Can anyone duplicate this bug?
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >This is Nessus 1.0.9 for Linux 2.2.14-5.0smp
> > >compiled with gcc version egcs-2.91.66 19990314/Linux (egcs-1.1.2
> > >Current setup :
> > > Experimental session-saving : disabled
> > > Experimental KB saving : disabled
> > > Thread manager : fork
> > > Crypto layer : peks/0.8
> > > nasl : 1.0.9
> > > libnessus : 1.0.9
> > > Running as euid : 0
> > >
> > >
> > >Regardly,
> > >Nate