[Buildroot] ping not working in a glibc based buildroot
thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Thu Jul 10 13:34:35 UTC 2014
Dear Eial Czerwacki,
On Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:02:42 +0300, Eial Czerwacki wrote:
> On 07/10/2014 03:56 PM, Thomas Petazzoni wrote:
> > Dear Eial Czerwacki,
> > On Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:35:10 +0300, Eial Czerwacki wrote:
> >> pinging an ip works, the problem is when I use an machine alias.
> > Then indeed your /etc/resolv.conf is wrong.
> > Thomas
> I copied the resolv.conf from my desktop to the remote machine and tried
> to run ping, the problem still persists.
> are there any specific libs that might be needed?
Yes, the libnss_dns.so.* library, but normally it gets copied to the
rootfs. Can you check you have it?
Also, can you ping the DNS server from your embedded system?
Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Free Electrons
Embedded Linux, Kernel and Android engineering
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