Re: Problem starting dnsserver

From: Duane Wessels <>
Date: Tue, 21 Jan 97 09:03:29 -0800 writes:

>We have been using squid for a while here and we have always had a
>problem when squid starts up. As squid has been working okay (if a
>little slowly for ftp), we have not bother trying to fix the problem.
>The time has come when I've decided to look into this again.
>When the squid server starts up, we get a whole swag of messages
>written out to /var/log/messages (below).
>We are running squid 1.1 on FreeBSD 2.1.5.
>Thanks in advance,
>Jan 21 15:06:05 fw squid[11043]: Starting Squid Cache version
>1.1.beta12 for i38 6-unknown-freebsd2.1.5...
>Jan 21 15:06:06 fw squid[11043]: commBind: Cannot bind socket FD 5
>to 0: (49) Can't assign requested address

This looks to me like you don't have the loopback interface
configured. You need to do something like

    ifconfig lo0 inet

Duane W.
Received on Tue Jan 21 1997 - 09:13:27 MST

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