[Dnsmasq-discuss] dnsmasq difficulty

L Forrister e1-7n32-h2qw-w2h3 at snugmail.com
Fri Mar 7 08:21:20 GMT 2008

Thanks, for the clue.  It seems there is a named daemon running after
all.  I assumed there wasn't because as far as I could tell, it wasn't
being started by the init.d process.  Anyway, I found it and now
dnsmasq starts as it should.


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>> I'm running Debian Etch.  The package manager installation of dnsmasq 
>> v2.35-1 went fine. But it doesn't start at boot up.  Running it
>> manually in a root shell I'm getting the message
>> < dnsmasq: failed to create listening socket: Address already in use >
> 1. Can You send results of 'netstat -a -p | grep -v CON' to us?
> 2. Version 2.35 is rather old (recent is >=2.41).
> 3. I do not remember exactly, but I met such behavior
>    having NFS server started before dnsmasq. I use Gentoo.
> --
> Jan Psota

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