[Dnsmasq-discuss] DNS from Windows XP SP3 and MacOS X failing.

Neal Sanche neal at nsdev.org
Mon Jul 19 21:51:41 BST 2010


Hi Santiago,

Yes, they can ping the dnsmasq machine, and they are using 'bridged
networking' and dnsmasq is giving them DHCP leases on the same subnet.

-Neal

On Mon, Jul 19, 2010 at 10:12 AM, Santiago Zarate
<santiago at zarate.net.ve> wrote:
> can the VMs ping the machine running dnsmasq? are they on the same subnet?
>
> 2010/7/19 Simon Kelley <simon at thekelleys.org.uk>:
>> Neal Sanche wrote:
>>> Hi All,
>>>
>>> I have a virtual machine that I am running Windows XP SP3 as well as
>>> MacOS X (for testing purposes only, don't tell anyone). I have been
>>> trying, without success, to get dnsmasq to serve these VMs with
>>> responses to DNS queries, but every query from these machines returns
>>> an error.
>>>
>>> I have an Ubuntu Linux VM that works just fine. Same network configuration.
>>>
>>> I just thought I'd initially start this thread and see if there's
>>> anything obvious that comes to mind for anyone on the list. Let me
>>> know if you'd like to see any specific information that would help
>>> narrow down the issue I'm having.
>>>
>>
>> Try adding
>>
>> log-queries
>>
>> to /etc/dnsmasq.conf
>>
>> and see exactly what DNS queries are being made, and how they are failing.
>>
>> (Don't forget to restart dnsmasq after editing the config-file.)
>>
>> Cheers,
>>
>> Simon.
>>
>>
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