I recently installed Linaro Ubuntu 12.04 on my cubie development board and I can access websites only with ip adresses, for example I can access google with

I also can ping only ip adresses. My DNS adresses are set to google DNS and in router settings. On Ubuntu I have set to ignore IPv6 and IPv4 to Automatic (DHCP) addresses only and specified google DNS there also.

My /etc/resolv.conf and hosts files are empty. Maybe this is a problem? Waiting for your help.

EDIT: I found a solution. I just added these lines to my /etc/resolv.conf file:


First ip is my router's address and last two are opendns ip addresses.


Try editing your resolv.conf and put


Save it and give it a try, it should resolve correctly, its not a fix but a workaround.

  • They are using Network Manager to manage their DNS, and this is already one of the DNS servers they use. – Thomas Ward Sep 25 '13 at 19:24

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