[afnog] FreeBSD incomplete boot problem

Phil Regnauld regnauld at starBSD.org
Tue May 25 11:38:09 EAT 2004

On Tue, May 25, 2004 at 01:25:17PM +0300, David Ziggy Lubowa wrote:
> I have had a similar issue with FreeBSD 4.8 before , this was due to some 
> daemons taking some time to start e.g squid, Postfix but if you happen to go 
> to another box and try to actually connect to say port 25 , you would find 
> the process is already running and the port is actually operational at that 
> point, so i usually assumed it was just a slight stall on the console screen 
> which needed you to hit the Ctrl-C combination for your own satisfaction that 
> all processes are up and running.

	The usual culprit is DNS timeout.

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