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Re: [SUSE Linux Users] about modprobe.conf

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  • Aaron Kulkis
    ... I have IPv6 networking enabled (and runnig the command ifconfig confirms that I have both 4-byte and IPv6 addresses...and it s not slowing me down. ... As
    Message 1 of 2 , Nov 30, 2004
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      ofvergara wrote:
      >
      > yes, you are right guys.
      >
      > in my next message i'll try to post the error messages.
      >
      > the topic for modifying the modprobe, was to get rid of ipv6,

      I have IPv6 networking enabled (and runnig the command ifconfig confirms
      that I have both 4-byte and IPv6 addresses...and it's not slowing me
      down.

      > according to an article appearing in the suse portal, which says that
      > the mozilla type of broswers always stalls when going to a webpage;
      > and their recommendation was to modify this file.

      As we said, your delays are due to improproper Domain Name resolution.

      >
      > the thing is, that in LoseDoze i have the very same settings (dns,
      > gateway, etc) and it works quickly (i browse with netscape7.2 in
      > losedoze), and i use firefox in suse 9.1 pro and it always waits 20-30
      > secs before loading a webpage (no matter which one, it does that will
      > all pages i point to).
      >
      > i have double checked the network data (dns, etc) and it is the same
      > at XP, so i believe no misconfiguration is in place. it has to be
      > something else.
      >

      > in your expertise, what would be the reason for such delay?

      Domain Name resolution.

      >
      > i am going to replace the faulty modprobe with the original one to get
      > rid of the error messages on boot; then, i'll be expecting for your
      > advices and possibly posting the boot log with the aforementioned
      > warning messages.
      >
      > thanks!
      > Omar
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