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DNS stopped working on laptop

Was working fine then stopped inexplicably. I can ping the gateway/DNS router/firewall (Untangle) using WiFi and cable using WiCd. Network Manager does not work on this computer Firefox reports ...
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2answers
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Network Problem While Reinstalling Grub

I'm trying to reinstall grub on a second disk, following the instructions at Purge & Reinstall Grub. After doing sudo chroot /mnt, when I attempt apt-get update, I get lot of failed to fetch ...
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1answer
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resolv.conf auto reset by dnsmasq after install libvirt-bin

After I install libvirt-bin and ubuntu-virt-server, etc., my resolv.conf gets overwritten by dnsmasq about every hour. I haven't installed network-manager and resolvconf. When I search for dnsmasq I ...
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1answer
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localhost subdomain wildcard

I'm trying to have *.localhost pointing at 127.0.0.1. I read this post which is quite recent and looks promising but dnsmasq can't bind port 53: * Starting DNS forwarder and DHCP server dnsmasq ...
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1answer
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How to bind all the subdomains to 127.0.0.1?

I have a domain test.dev bound to 127.0.0.1 in /etc/hosts. How can I bind all the subdomains, e.g. any.th.ing.test.dev to 127.0.0.1 as well?
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How can I change DNS servers? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to change the DNS name server? I have a Ubuntu 11.10 machine, and I'd like to change my DNS servers. How do I do this?
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1answer
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Is there any easy way to trace a route in ubuntu?

Is there any easy way to track the route that an request takes in Ubuntu? For example, tell me what the DNS servers are, which servers it redirects through before reaching the final page, etc. Is ...
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0answers
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Problems setting up vpn on 11.10 [closed]

Hi I am trying to use a cisco vpn client and having trouble. When the client is running, I get no data coming in and only a trickle going out. Network manager is installed but my connection is 'not ...
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2answers
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Version to Version Upgrades and bugs — DNS errors

I've been using Ubuntu (64-bit) for the past three versions (10.10, 11.04, now 11.10). For the most part, things are fine. I have issues with the 64-bit version, but who doesn't. My question is ...
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0answers
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Unable to Find Wireless Networks? [closed]

After Loading Ubuntu 11.10 of the Internet on a Dual Boot option alongside Windows XP. It cannot find the wireless networks within range when the modem is within a Meter of it. When i click the ...
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1answer
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How to setup DNS Server on Local network

Im having a Ubuntu 11.10 Desktop system,how can I configure the BIND server to resolve as the following: I should be able to use Google's Public DNS for the internet www.rootserver.com should ...