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by lnielsen
Thu Dec 01, 2005 1:39 pm
Forum: Help: Setup / Hardware / Performance Issues
Topic: Delayed Game Entry due to Reverse DNS
Replies: 7
Views: 2289

Local Host File?

The request I see is a reverse DNS to x.x.x.x.in-addr.arpa. In other words it is trying to determine the DNS name for the client IP address. How would you setup a local host file to do that? You would need a real DNS server with PTR records. I still don't see why the server is doing a reverse DNS lo...
by lnielsen
Wed Nov 30, 2005 9:49 pm
Forum: Help: Setup / Hardware / Performance Issues
Topic: Delayed Game Entry due to Reverse DNS
Replies: 7
Views: 2289

A little more information...

I am running this on my home network, no ISP is involved and no DNS server. Two Windows PCs, one running both the server and client and the second is only running the client. I don't think I can put x.x.x.x.in.arpa records in a host file on the server but I will check. It seems like this feature was...
by lnielsen
Wed Nov 30, 2005 3:05 pm
Forum: Help: Setup / Hardware / Performance Issues
Topic: Delayed Game Entry due to Reverse DNS
Replies: 7
Views: 2289

Delayed Game Entry due to Reverse DNS

My client pauses for more than a minute after connecting and downloading the world. If you "Press I" during this time the client seems to hang otherwise you have to wait until the radar start updating before you try to enter. This seems to be caused by the Reverse DNS process. Is there any...