[R-SIG-Mac] Blank help window
btupper @ending from bigelow@org
Fri Oct 19 00:34:35 CEST 2018
ben using gale ~ $ ping localhost
ping: cannot resolve localhost: Unknown host
Here's /etc/hosts in its entirety.
ben using gale ~ $ more /etc/hosts
# BEGIN section for OpenVPN Client SSL sites
# END section for OpenVPN Client SSL sites
I'm not currently using VPN.
> On Oct 18, 2018, at 6:29 PM, peter dalgaard <pdalgd using gmail.com> wrote:
> Cannot _find_ localhost?? Can you do this (in a Terminal window) ?
> Peter-Dalgaards-MacBook-Air:STAT pd$ ping localhost
> PING localhost (127.0.0.1): 56 data bytes
> Request timeout for icmp_seq 0
> Request timeout for icmp_seq 1
> --- localhost ping statistics ---
> 3 packets transmitted, 0 packets received, 100.0% packet loss
> If not, what is in the first couple of lines in /etc/hosts?
>> On 19 Oct 2018, at 00:09 , Ben Tupper <btupper using bigelow.org> wrote:
>> Just a little followup. Switching the default browser from Firefox to Safari yields a similar message in the browser after...
>> Browse> browseURL(x)
>> 'Safari can't open the page "localhost:29682/library/utils/html/help.html"
>> because Safari can't find the server "localhost".'
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